Hats Off to the Grad Cookie How-To
Celebrate the grads with a personalized cookie display that takes treats to the head of the class! This how-to is provided courtesy of the awesome decorating experts at Wilton! Featured in our School Colors Grad Party Ideas gallery.
Just follow the 4 steps below.
- Golden Yellow Icing Color
- Lemon Yellow Icing Color
- Royal Blue Icing Color
- White Creamy Decorator Icing
- Bright White Candy Melts
- Rolling pin
- Graduation Cap Cookie Cutter
- Cookie pan
- Cooling grid
- Disposable Candy Decorator Bags
- Wilton Round and Star Decorating Tips
- Cookie Sticks
Prepare cookie dough and roll out following recipe directions. Cut using mortarboard cutter. Bake and cool completely.
Tint portions of decorator icing yellow and blue; reserve some white. Mix golden and lemon yellow icing color to create yellow shown. Use tip 3 and tinted icing to outline top and base of cap. Set aside a 2 oz. portion of icing for name, button and tassel. Warm icing to pouring consistency. Use cut disposable decorating bag and icing to fill in outlined areas of cookies. Let set about 1 hour.
Use tip 3 and reserved icing to print name and to pipe dot button, zigzag and string tassel. Let set about 1 hour.
Melt white Candy Melts candy according to package directions. Dip one end of cookie stick into melted candy and attach to back of cookie. Chill until set. Serve and enjoy!
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