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Video: How to Decorate Cookies

Become a cookie decorating artist!

 
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In this video, you’ll learn how to decorate cookies, elevating plain cookies to fun, delicious art forms with festive frostings and sprinkles. We’ll show you how to make a smooth, lump-free frosting and add flavor using extracts and food coloring for an extra touch of pizzazz. You’ll see how to prevent your frosting from crusting at the top, and see how to spread or pipe the frosting, dressing up your cookies with different designs.

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Susan C. 
Oct. 4, 2013 6:42 am
You can also use dry jello to color your frosting. It won't cause that bitter taste leftover from food coloring.
 
divinedesserts 
Dec. 15, 2012 2:15 am
Here's the recipe 1/3 cup butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 pound (3 1/2 cups) confectioners sugar, sifted 3 to 4 tablespoons milk or light cream, or to make smooth and spreadable Preparation: Cream butter, salt, and vanilla, beating with an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Add the confectioners' sugar gradually, beating after each addition. Add 3 tablespoons milk or light cream, beating until smooth. Beat in more milk until desired spreading consistency is reached and the frosting is spreadable. Makes about 2 1/3 cups of frosting, enough to frost tops and sides of of an 8-inch 2-layer cake or a 10-inch tube or bundt cake, or about 1 dozen cupcakes.
 
Nurhafizah Mohammad Jeri 
Nov. 9, 2012 7:14 pm
I really agree with the first comment.
 
May 27, 2012 7:28 pm
Cookie frosting looks GREAT.....but HOW THE HECK DO I GET MY FROSTING TO LOOK LIKE THAT??? We MAY need a little more than just 'steps' to 'making' frosting...AMOUNT OF EACH MIGHT BE NICE!
 
Apr. 13, 2012 8:12 pm
I would make a few changes, 1. USE CORN SYRUP ( I know it doesn't sound good, but your frosting will be 10 times better ) 2. Use pureed strawberries or bright fruit instead of food colorin g ( The cookies will taste better )
 
jessica 
Mar. 26, 2012 3:07 pm
OOOOOKKKKAAAYYYY
 
murphy 
Dec. 23, 2011 5:10 pm
thank you for wasting my time with this useless "information"...seriously
 
lindalou333 
Dec. 22, 2011 7:33 am
Wow, I was looking for much more info on decorating. Anyone can already do what is in this little video.
 
BJ 
Dec. 20, 2011 2:05 pm
I agree, with the first comment, that's it! if someone doesn't know how to do that, they shouldn't be in the kitchen!
 
Dec. 18, 2011 1:49 pm
Wow, seriously? That's it? *sigh*
 
 
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