easy royal icing

easy royal icing

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This is an easy royal icing recipe that I use when I am making a large amount of sugar cookies.
easy royal icing
When I am baking more than a few batches of cookies, I usually don’t have a whole lot of time to dedicate to decorating each and every cookie. This recipe for easy royal icing is simple to whip up, quick drying, and floods the cookies beautifully. Great for holiday cookies, theme parties, or bake sales!

easy royal icing

Use this easy royal icing recipe with my favorite sugar cookie recipe!

easy royal icing
prep time
15 mins
 

Recipe by "JBS BOX" on AllRecipes.com

course: Dessert
cuisine: American
keyword: baking, christmas cookies, decorating, icing
ingredients
  • 1 c confectioners' sugar
  • 2 t milk
  • 2 t light corn syrup
  • 1/4 t almond extract
  • food coloring, optional
instructions
  1. Whisk the confectioners' sugar and milk until well combined.  Add in the corn syrup, almond extract, and food coloring and whisk until shiny and smooth.  If the frosting is too thick, add more corn syrup 1/2 t at a time.  Use a piping bag, dip cookies, or paint them with a brush.