I’ve e’er loved a proficient carbohydrate cookie! They are my favorite of all the cookies I make, too I commonly drive to salve them for exceptional occasions. (You know, similar every vacation ever invented.) H5N1 cookie decorator I am not, but I’ve industrial plant life lately that I tin travel cause the overflowing icing technique (I don’t fifty-fifty bother to pipage some the edges first). Perfect? No. Acceptable? Certainly.
The cookies themselves are delicious too buttery, virtually similar shortbread, but they teach fifty-fifty to a greater extent than tasty amongst the add-on of the icing. They’re unproblematic to make, too fun for the kiddos!
1 loving cup butter
1 loving cup powdered sugar
1 egg, beaten
1 ½ t. almond extract
1 t. vanilla
1 t. salt
ii ½ c. sifted flour
- Cream butter. Add powdered sugar.
- Blend inwards egg, almond extract, vanilla, tabular array salt too flour.
- Chill dough until firm.
- Roll to ¼” thickness on well-floured surface.
- Cut amongst cookie cutters.
- Place on greased cookie sheets. Bake at 375° for 8-10 min.
- Cookies should non brown.
- Frost too decorate when cool.
1 loving cup confectioners carbohydrate (powdered sugar)
1-3 tablespoons milk
1 driblet lemon juice (fresh or processed)
1 tablespoon lite corn syrup
- Combine pulverization sugar, corn syrup, too lemon juice inwards a bowl. If you lot request a thicker frosting, nation for outlining your cookies, add together LESS milk, only a driblet at a time.
- If you lot convey already outlined your cookies too request a to fill upward inwards or ’spill’ your cookies, you lot tin travel add together to a greater extent than milk (as much equally you lot would need) to brand your frosting real runny.
- If you lot are using nutrient coloring, survive certain to purpose LESS milk. Most nutrient colorings are liquid too tin travel brand your frosting to a greater extent than runny.
- If you lot are using a gel nutrient coloring, your milk quantity tin travel remain the same.
- If you lot desire to add together unlike flavors, you lot tin travel add together drops of vanilla extract, almond extract, lemon, etc. to flavour your frosting.
- If you lot desire to a greater extent than SHINE, purpose to a greater extent than corn syrup too less milk.
- This frosting volition remain proficient for days inwards the fridge.