Long May This Cookie Wave!

Long May This Cookie Wave!

Giant cookies make an impressive statement on any dessert table, but are so easy to make. Start with a flag-shaped cake pan, press cookie dough into pan, bake and decorate!

Serves about 12.

Step 1

Step 1: Bake Cookie

Spray pan with vegetable pan spray. Press about ½ in. cookie dough into pan. Bake and cool following recipe directions. Arrange on foil-wrapped cake board cut to fit.

Step 2

Step 2: Make Fondant Stars

Roll out white fondant 1/8 in. thick; cut stars using the smallest star Cut-Out. Let dry on cornstarch-dusted surface.

Step 3

Step 3: Decorate

Spatula ice cookie top with white buttercream icing. With toothpick, trace square for blue star background and stripes. Fill in blue background using blue Sparkle Gel; place fondant stars. Fill in alternating red stripes with red Sparkle Gel.

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