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Old 12-10-2007, 08:00 PM   #11
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Okay, Cherry, how about a piping bag with a can store-bough frosting to put in it?


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Old 12-10-2007, 08:13 PM   #12
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That should work just fine. Although, cans of frosting are usually too soft to pipe cleanly and they take a while to harden up once you've applied them. I would probably add a bit of confectioner's sugar to make it stiff enough to control. Whatever you do, I'm sure you'll be fine. Just have fun with it!

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Old 12-11-2007, 07:05 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by QSis View Post
Did you use a piping bag or baggy with a hole to ice the cookies?

I was thinking of pulling a Sandra Lee and getting some storebought tubes of icing for my gingerbread cookies.

I have SUCH a jones for gingerbread this year!

I'm at least going to make this Gramercy Tavern Gingerbread Recipe at Epicurious.com which was mentioned in a post by BluePlate. THanks, BP!

We started with a bag with a hole in it and decided to just use a small butter knife and frost the whole cookie - we are frosting freaks here. We made gingerbread men, trees, stars and circles - they are delicious!

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