How Do I Make Spritz Cookies

Decorating By rocketmom1985 Updated 7 Dec 2008 , 1:59pm by johnson6ofus

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rocketmom1985 Posted 7 Dec 2008 , 1:52pm
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I made these for years, and had great success with my cookie press...however we are now living in our Motorhome and I had to downsize. The cookie press didn't make the cut and is now prolly happliy making cookies in Springfield, IL for some lucky baker. How do I make spritz cookies without a cookie press? Thought maybe piping the dough through a large star tip? I really miss my cookies at Christmas.

PS...I have spent so much money on caking supplies since being bitten by this bug, hubby says no more purchases for a while...I would just go buy one, but I need to keep peace in our 300 sq foot home.

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johnson6ofus Posted 7 Dec 2008 , 1:59pm
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I am afraid the thick dough would rupture the icing bags- you need more force with dough than icing. I have lost the press (AFTER the dough was made) and just made a log of it--- and did slice and bake. Same tasty cookie, but no shape.

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