It?s scary how easy these ghost cookies are to make, using the ghost cutter from the Wilton 4-Pc. Halloween Grippy Cutter Set. Scare up some smiles by slipping these cookies into school lunches or serving at Halloween parties.
(Royal icing takes at least 24 hours to dry, so you?ll want to start your cookie projects at least a day before serving)
Make cookies. Prepare and roll out dough following recipe directions. Use ghost cutter from set to cut cookies. Bake and cool cookies.
Cover cookies with icing. Prepare royal icing according to package directions. Tint small portion black. Thin remaining white icing according to package directions. Place cookies on cooling grid positioned over a parchment paper-covered cookie sheet. Use thinned white icing in cut disposable decorating bag to cover top and side of cookies. Tap grid gently to smooth and remove air bubbles. Use spatula to transfer cookies to a parchment paper-covered cake board. Let dry overnight.
Use full-strength black icing in cut disposable decorating bag to outline and fill in mouths and to attach candy eyeballs. Let dry, about 1 hour.
Make your Halloween party memorably monstrous by serving cookies depicting grinning ghouls. Top 5-inch-square cookies with cookie craniums shaped with the skull cutter from our Haunted Halloween Cutter Set.