Royal Icing

Coastal Living
Royal IcingRecipe
Photo: Iain Bagwell; Styling: Linda Hirst


Royal Icing is used as a decorative icing for our Cut-Out Butter Cookies.
Makes about 1 1/4 cups


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4 cups powdered sugar
3 tablespoons meringue powder
1 tablespoon clear vanilla extract


Combine all ingredients and 4 tablespoons water in a mixing bowl. Beat at medium speed with an electric mixer until firm enough to pipe but still spreadable. (Cover with a damp cloth to prevent a crust from forming while icing.)

Created date

November 2013