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Photo by Marianne

Cooking Level: Intermediate

Marianne is looking for: (2 recommendations)
Lela, Larkspur, or anyone who knows----how do you get this look?

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Last updated: Nov. 16, 2012 7:56 pm
Posted: Nov. 16, 2012 5:32 am
Commented by: Marianne
Nov. 16, 2012 5:40 am
Never mind! I found Larkspur's review: This is such a great recipe! It works so nicely and tastes just like the icing they have on cookies in the store. I made fall themed leaf cookies with this; I tried to get a marbled effect two ways. First, I tried piping an outline on each cookie with one color of glaze and then filling the outline in with the same color. Than I piped in the center with a different color and marbled it slightly with a toothpick. This worked ok, but the glaze was runny and had a tendency to drip off, making a mess. So at the end, I poured two colors of glaze into one bowl and dipped the cookies in. They came out beautifully marbled and it was so much easier! After the colors dried, I piped veins onto each cookie with dark brown glaze that I added extra powdered sugar to, so that it would be thicker. The cookies were awesome and looked beautiful....everyone loved them!
Nov. 16, 2012 5:46 am
If anyone wants help learning how to decorate cookies Marion has very good tutorials on Sweetopia. Just click on her tutorial link at the top of her page.
Nov. 16, 2012 5:51 am
Thanks, Marie. I'll check it out---gotta get my walk in before the rain comes down harder!
Nov. 16, 2012 5:56 am
I am hopping on the treadmill, myself. This time of year I intensify my workout so I can eat all the goodies.
Nov. 16, 2012 9:21 am
Hey Marianne-was busy taking care of my grand daughter. Do you have a photo? Isn't it fun to play with your food? It is like making an art Masterpiece. Sounds like Marianne has found a hidden talent! Thanks, for the tips.
Nov. 16, 2012 3:23 pm
Lela, it IS fun to play with my food! My family is always asking, "Photo first?" Also, isn't it just so much fun to take care of granddaughters?
Commented by: Lela
Nov. 16, 2012 5:35 pm
Beautiful Cookies Marianne!
Nov. 16, 2012 7:56 pm
Thanks, Lela! I loved yours, too!
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