How sweet are these cute Bonnet Baby Cookies? Great for baby showers, these adorable new baby cookies are made with spritz cookies, so you can easily make several in a short amount of time. Decorate each spritz cookie with a customized baby for a fun cookie display! You better make a lot of these cookies though…they’re sure to be a hit at your next baby shower!
Make puddle dot faces. Prepare royal icing following recipe directions. Tint portions copper, light brown and dark brown for skin tones; reserve some white. Thin skin tone icings following recipe directions.
Use thinned skin tone icings in cut parchment bags to pipe puddle dot faces, 1 in. to 1 1/8 in. dia., on parchment paper-covered boards. Let dry 48 hours. Reserve remaining icing.
1 DAY IN ADVANCE
Make cookies. Prepare Spritz cookie dough following recipe directions. Use cookie press with 8-petal flower disk to press cookies onto cookie sheet. Bake and cool cookies.
Attach faces. Use reserved skin tone icing in cut parchment bags to attach faces. Position faces slightly lower than center, slightly above edge of bottom petal. Let set.
Pipe trims. Tint reserved white icing lemon yellow, leaf green, rose, sky blue and black.
Use tip 3 to pipe outline bow with dot knot. For pacifier, use tip 3 to pipe dot. Flatten slightly with finger dipped in cornstarch and pipe another dot on top. For hair, use tip 2 to pipe outlines, curls and dots. Use black FoodWriter edible color marker to draw dot and outline eyes. Let dry.