After seeing so many lovely posts on Sweet Sugar Belle's blog, I felt a desire to make and ice cookies. I entered toe world of royal icing, flood icing, and 20-second icing.
A few pointers
- Give yourself a LOT of time to do this. To make the cookies, make the icing, then decorate. The whole thing took me about 5 or 6 hours, and these guys are all uniform.
- Do not go into this tired and stressed because you'll end up tired (and possibly stressed) the first time
- Gen an electric mixer. Getting icing to peak by hand is long and exhausting.
This is NOT an everyday endeavor, but I am glad that I tried it.
How do you do cookies?