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Sugar Cookie Frosting

See how to make a quick, simple frosting to decorate your sugar cookies. In this video, you’ll see how to cream together shortening and sugar, mixing in milk and vanilla until you arrive at a perfectly smooth, stiff frosting. It’s so easy to make your own sugar-cooking frosting! Then just add a little food coloring, and you’re ready to start decorating! See Kathy’s 5-star recipe for Sugar Cookie Frosting.

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  • Gigi

This is an excellent frosting for cutout cookies. Just be sure to put the sprinkles on quickly as the frosting dries pretty quickly.

  • Kimchi

Those this dry hard enough to be able to stack cookies?

  • Samantha Ledele Ledele Lee

replace some of the sugar with sifted coco powder and use less vanilla