CakeJournal.com » Royal icing http://cakejournal.com Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:12:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 How to make easy royal icing flowers for spring http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/royal-icing-spring-flowers/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/royal-icing-spring-flowers/#comments Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:43:36 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=16199 Winter has been brutal this year…I haven’t seen this much snow in my entire life! I am already dreaming of Spring, warm weather, clear skies and beautiful flowers Here is an easy flower you can make with royal icing. You can make them in any color you like. The wonderful thing about these flowers is… [read more...]

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Video: How to Make Daisy Cookies With Royal Icing http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/daisy-cookies-with-royal-icing/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/daisy-cookies-with-royal-icing/#comments Mon, 05 Aug 2013 07:15:12 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=13143 If you bake with your kids a lot at home, then this is the perfect baking tutorial for you because of it’s simplicity. If you have any experience at all working with royal icing, then you will enjoy this tutorial with making daisy cookies. Here’s what I used to make these: Round sugar cookies Royal… [read more...]

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Strawberry shaped cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/strawberry-shaped-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/strawberry-shaped-cookies/#comments Sun, 15 Jul 2012 21:31:40 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=9183 Inspired by the latest cupcakes I wanted to try and make some strawberry cookies. I made a paper template in two sizes. (I regret now that I did not add a little stem to the berry templates but I will do that the next time I make strawberry cookies) I decorated the cookies with royal… [read more...]

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Happy Easter from CakeJournal http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/happy-easter-from-cakejournal/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/happy-easter-from-cakejournal/#comments Sun, 08 Apr 2012 00:32:20 +0000 http://cakejournal.com/?p=8791 I thought that I would share some sweet and sugary Easter cookies with you that I made back in 2008. Both egg and baby chick cookies are all decorated with royal icing in pretty pastel colors. The cookie baskets, boxes and the decorated papier-mache Easter egg are all home crafted and decorated. I just love… [read more...]

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How to make ballerina cookies with royal icing http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-ballerina-cookies-with-royal-icing/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-ballerina-cookies-with-royal-icing/#comments Mon, 14 Mar 2011 11:45:06 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=5613 I have made a tutorial inspired by the ballerina cookies that I made last year. These sweet ballerina cookies are perfect for a ballet or dress up party. You could use the tutu cookies as pretty gowns instead. Wrap a single cookie in a cellophane bag for a sweet party favor. I hope that you… [read more...]

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Cake with horse motif http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/cake-with-horse-motif/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/cake-with-horse-motif/#comments Fri, 18 Feb 2011 16:07:12 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=5058 Since we moved, my daughter have found a new activity instead of the ballet classes she took while we lived in Copenhagen. Horses! The local riding school is located just down the road from where we live and last weekend, we were invited to a little social gathering with the rest of my daughters riding… [read more...]

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Baked Halloween cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/baked-halloween-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/baked-halloween-cookies/#comments Fri, 08 Oct 2010 14:49:11 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=4581 I wanted to try out some new cookie shapes for Halloween so I sat down yet again and made some new Halloween templates: Ghost, bat, pumpkin, coffin and a rat. They were a little bit difficult to cut out by hand, so thats why I have only made two of each shape. I have also… [read more...]

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Summer cupcakes http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/summer-cupcakes/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/summer-cupcakes/#comments Thu, 01 Jul 2010 13:43:07 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=4459 The summer holidays are here and the sun is shinning. So a little batch of yummy summer cupcakes is what we will enjoy today. I have used royal icing which gives a nice crunchy frosting. It is also, in my opinion, the best frosting to use on warm and sunny days. Today is also a… [read more...]

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Ballet cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/ballet-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/ballet-cookies/#comments Mon, 26 Apr 2010 09:15:37 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3836 Having a daughter who loves ballet, I just had to make these pretty ballet cookies for her. They are made with my own (paper) templates, so no cookie cutters used. I used a little Brush embroidery on the Tutu, to get the “look” like layers of tulle. I think that it worked out very good.… [read more...]

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How to make a bunny cookie lolly http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-bunny-cookie-lolly/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-bunny-cookie-lolly/#comments Sun, 28 Mar 2010 23:18:49 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3690 When I made the sweet bunny cookie lollies, I made sure to take some photos of the working process so that I could put together a tutorial on how to make the bunny cookie lolly. They can be made in other colors than brown and I think that they would work just as good for… [read more...]

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Bunny cookie lollies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/bunny-cookie-lollies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/bunny-cookie-lollies/#comments Tue, 23 Mar 2010 09:56:56 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=3659 I have been working on how I could make some fluffy bunny cookie lollies for Easter. I ended up with these happy bunnies, decorated with rolled fondant and royal icing piped fur. The fur gave one problem though, a constantly cloggin tip. I received a comment about the exact problem from one of the readers,… [read more...]

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How to flood cookies with royal icing http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-flood-cookies-with-royal-icing/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-flood-cookies-with-royal-icing/#comments Mon, 19 Jan 2009 09:23:45 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=1123 I get a lot of questions on how I decorate my cookies with royal icing. I like the method where you first outline the cookie and when the outlining is dry you flood the cookie with a runny icing. It gives the cookie a smooth look and when its dry, you can pipe details on… [read more...]

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How to make a Christmas wreath cookie http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-christmas-wreath-cookie/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-a-christmas-wreath-cookie/#comments Mon, 01 Dec 2008 00:23:26 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=757 This is the first of four special Christmas tutorials for you this Christmas Today it’s a Christmas wreath cookie decorated with royal icing. You can use your favourite gingerbread or sugar cookie dough for the wreath. Remember to start colouring your icing 1-2 days in advance. That way the colour will have time to “mature”… [read more...]

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Littlest Pet Shop Birthday cake again http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/littlest-pet-shop-birthday-cake-again/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/littlest-pet-shop-birthday-cake-again/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2008 22:13:35 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=423 I made this Littlest Pet Shop lizard cake for my nieces Birthday party. The colorflow/runout is made the same way like the one I did for my daughters Birthday. Also this time have I made some small adjustments to the motif to make it more “simple” leaving some details out and I used small pieces… [read more...]

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Littlest Pet Shop Birthday cake http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/littlest-pet-shop-birthday-cake/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/littlest-pet-shop-birthday-cake/#comments Sat, 23 Aug 2008 13:53:02 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=379 So here is the photo of the birthday cake I made for my daughters 7th years birthday party. The cake was a light vanilla cake in three layers, raspberry coulis and raspberry mousse and white whipped chocolate ganache with chopped dark chocolate. It is covered with marzipan and rolled fondant. I used some of my… [read more...]

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How To Make Royal Icing For Piping & Flooding http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-royal-icing/ http://cakejournal.com/tutorials/how-to-make-royal-icing/#comments Thu, 08 May 2008 20:11:15 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=215 I have received many questions about how I make my royal icing. I make royal icing with eggwhites (pasturized) since meringue powder and dried eggwhite powder is not very common here in Denmark. Some of the cake decorating shops may have it though, but I stick to the eggwhites. If you know how to make… [read more...]

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Birthday cake with run-out http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/birthday-cake-with-run-out/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/birthday-cake-with-run-out/#comments Wed, 22 Aug 2007 10:53:00 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=60 I made this cake for my daughters birthday yesterday. She loves Strawberry Shortcake and this is Honey Pie Pony’s little friend Honey Doodle. I have use the run-out technique and Honey Doodle is made straight on the cake. First I traced the template to the cake by using a needle and marked all the lines.… [read more...]

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I Love Cookies http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/i-love-cookies/ http://cakejournal.com/cake-lounge/i-love-cookies/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2007 09:01:00 +0000 http://www.cakejournal.com/?p=6 I love cookies! When I make cookies, I like to use icing sugar instead of caster sugar, as it gives me a more smoothe cookie dough. I decorate the cookies with royal icing using the flooding technique, where you first outline with a soft royal icing and then fill in with a runny royal icing.… [read more...]

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