easy royal icing

easy royal icing

Recipe by "JBS BOX" on

course Dessert
cuisine American
keyword baking, christmas cookies, decorating, icing
prep time 15 minutes


  • 1 c confectioners' sugar
  • 2 t milk
  • 2 t light corn syrup
  • 1/4 t almond extract
  • food coloring, optional


  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.