Spear Or Arrow Head

Baking By Chefperl Updated 13 Jul 2008 , 11:09pm by kimsmom

Chefperl Posted 13 Jul 2008 , 2:55pm
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I am making cookie bouquets for a bar mitzvah and they want the cookies to match the invitation. I want to use the sticks as part of the spear and the cookies as the head. how do i get the cookies to look like they have demention? should i make them extra thick and "carve at them"? or should i just paint them after i ice them?

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kimsmom Posted 13 Jul 2008 , 11:09pm
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I would make them a normal thickness 1/4" and outline them with two lines; one around the edge, and another inside of this. What you end up with should look like a spear within a spear if this makes sense. Basically you will be highlighting the middle section with a slightly lighter color than the outside giving it the dimension you want. I hope this is helpful.
Another thought is that you could cut a smaller version of the arrow and ice both, then add the smaller one on top of the larger one.

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