Heres a recipe for those who want to try Piping gel (but dont have it on hand) (this will last in the refrigerator for up to 2 months) :
PIPING GEL RECIPE:
2 envelopes (2 tablespoons) Knox unflavored gelatin
2 tablespoons cold water
2 cups light Karo syrup
1. Sprinkle the gelatin over the cold water in a small saucepan and let set for about 5 minutes. Heat on low until the gelatin has become clear/dissolved - DO NOT BOIL.
2. Add the syrup and heat thoroughly.
tips: you can flavor piping gel with lorann oils. Piping gel can also be colored with your gel/paste colors.
If you dont have (or cant get) the unflavored gelatin heres a different recipe: