How To Make Royal Icing For Sugar Cookies
Add 4 cups of powdered sugar, 3 tbsp meringue powder, and 1/3 cup warm water to a mixer.
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Use whisk attachment and beat on low for 7 minutes.
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Scrape down sides of the bowl and make sure everything is thoroughly combined.
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This will make very stiff royal icing. Good for decorating details.
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Add 1/2 tbsp water and mix to combine. This will thin the frosting to use for cookie borders.
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A little softer and shiny for cookie borders.
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Add 1 more tbsp of water and mix to combine for thinner ‘flood’ or ‘fill’ icing.
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Use to decorate: Perfectly Tender And Tasty Sugar Cookies
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