Need Help...with Sugar Cookie Icing

Baking By metweety6 Updated 1 Dec 2009 , 6:32pm by bonniebakes

metweety6 Posted 1 Dec 2009 , 5:55pm
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need help in choosing what icing to use for my sugar cookies.
i used the vanilla and confec sugar, and everyone loves them ..
but these cookies are for a fundraiser. and i need them to look and taste good.
never used royal icing..
any tips would be great ... thanks again

3 replies
Melchas Posted 1 Dec 2009 , 6:02pm
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you could use almond in stead of vanilla, it's delicious.

chinadoll652003 Posted 1 Dec 2009 , 6:17pm
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I recently tried flavoring my cookie icing with the Lorrann raspberry flavoring. It tasted wonderful! I've also used her orange oil and it worked great. Not overpowering..just enough that you got a taste of orange.

bonniebakes Posted 1 Dec 2009 , 6:32pm
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Antonia74's royal icing recipe (here in the recipe section) is great. It's the only icing I use for my cookies.

I know a lot of "cookiers" use a glace recipe and rave about it...

these two threads might help you
glace & royal

Check the recipe section for both recipes.

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