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Easy Homemade Royal Icing Recipe

Homemade Colored Royal Icing Recipe

‘Tis the season for decorating cookies! Sugar cookies were always a cookie we made growing up. Here is an easy royal icing recipe for decorating sugar cookies. And I seriously mean it’s EASY! That’s all I know how to do!

The colors are only limited by your imagination especially if you have a large pack of food coloring gels [1]! Pick up these plastic squeeze bottles [2] to make decorating less messy too!

Easy Royal Icing Ingredients for Sugar Cookies [3]

Easy Royal Icing Ingredients

Easy Royal Icing Directions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, add your powdered sugar.
  2. Slowing add in your milk, corn syrup, and almond extract while mixing with a hand mixer on low.
  3. Once all your ingredients are mixed well you can turn up the mixer a notch.
  4. After about a minutes you should have a thick smooth icing.
  5. Separate your icing into 4 small bowls, add a drop of your food coloring to each one and mix.
  6. Carefully pour your icing into your decorating bottle or icing bags and have fun decorating!

How to Make Easy Royal Icing for Decorating Sugar Cookies

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