Edible ABC's

Edible ABC's

Snack time becomes learning time with these colorful layered cookies. Have lots of time? Decorate with decorated mini cookies. No time to spare? Use ready-made icing decorations instead. Or do both! Enlist the kids’ help - the fun has just begun! How many alphabet combinations can you make?

Each serves 1.

Step 1

Step 1: Bake The Cookies

Prepare your favorite sugar cookie or Roll-Out Cookie recipe, or use refrigerated cookie dough. Roll out dough 1/8-in. thick. Cut Alphabet cookies with cutters. Bake following recipe instructions. Cool on pan on cooling grid 1-2 minutes. Remove from pan and cool completely.

Cut mini cookies with cutters from cookie dough. Bake 4-6 minutes; cool on pan 1-2 minutes. Remove from pan and cool completely.

Step 2

Step 2: Decorate The Cookies

Cover alphabet cookies with Poured Icing or spatula ice with buttercream. Immediately sprinkle with colored sugars. Let dry. Decorate mini cookies as desired with Poured Icing, Buttercream or Royal Icing. Attach mini cookies and icing decorations to alphabet cookies. Let set.

The Public Television cake decorating show providing easy projects for special celebrations. Not intended to replace instructional classes.