Gingerbread Trees

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Preparation info

  • Makes about

    24

    Cookies
    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Art of the Cookie

The Art of the Cookie

By Shelly Kaldunski

Published 2011

  • About

Once the icing has dried completely, it becomes a blank canvas for a painted work of art. If you can find cookie cutters in an assortment of sizes, make a forest of small and large trees.

Ingredients

Method

  1. Bake the cookies according to the Gingerbread Cookies recipe for 12–15 minutes. Let cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  2. Spoon the icing into a paper cone or pastry bag with a ¼-inch (6-mm) plain round tip. Pipe the icing around the edge of each cookie to form a border. Pipe the icing int