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Colorful Glaze

Prep time 5 mins
Yield Makes about 1 cup
We made this glaze to decorate the cookies shown on our cover. Use the glaze for dipping, and use Royal Icing for piping.


  • 1 (16-oz.) package powdered sugar
  • Food coloring paste

How to Make It

  1. Stir together powdered sugar and 6 Tbsp. water. Tint glaze with desired amount of food coloring paste, and stir until blended.

  2. Note: Purchase food coloring paste at cake-supply and crafts stores or supercenters.