Gold Topsy Turvy Cake Cookie

Gold Topsy Turvy Cake Cookie

Idea gallery #760
  • baked present cookies
  • royal icing
  • assorted food colors
  • lemon oil
  • gold luster dust
Mix royal icing according to recipe or mix instructions. Thin with water until is smooths itself in 5-10 seconds. Tint desired colors. Place each color in parchment cone and cut small hole in tip. Cover cookie by drawing the outline of one color and then filling in the center, tap gently to allow icing to spread. Allow icing to harden (about an hour) and then pipe adjoining colors. Allow additonal time to harden. For bow, be sure to pipe dark orange first and after set pipe lighter orange on top of it. Pipe all fine details and allow to harden. Add a drop or two of lemon oil or vodka to gold luster dust and with fine point brush paint over details.