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They Call It Home Cookies

It's the scene-stealer of the season! They Call it Home Cookies create the perfect holiday setting, with favorite Christmas cookie shapes at play around our Pre-Baked Gingerbread House.

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Difficulty: Easy



Instructions:

Step 1

In advance, make cookies. Prepare and roll out gingerbread dough. Using cutters from set, cut 1 Santa, 1 snowman and 5 trees. Cut 7 triangle easel stands, 2 in. high x 1 in. wide at base. Bake and cool all cookie pieces.

Step 2

Divide cottage sides into 3 sections for windows (each 1 3/8 in. wide x 2 in. high). Using royal icing, outline each section in brown with tip 3. Pipe in yellow windows with tip 5 (smooth with finger dipped in corn starch). Pipe tip 5 outline brown X's below windows.

Step 3

Mark bottom windows on front and back of barn 1 1/2 in. wide x 2 1/2 in. high. Mark top windows on front and back of barn 1 1/2 in. wide x 1 3/4 in. high. Decorate windows as on sides. Ice board with white royal icing and position barn.

Step 4

Attach reindeer to windows with tip 12 dots of icing; add pipe tip 2 outline antlers.

Step 5

Decorate trees. Cover with tip 16 pull-out stars in green; position mini jawbreakers. Add tip 5 snow in white and attach easel stand to back with royal icing.

Step 6

Decorate Santa. Outline and pipe in tip 5 suit and hat in red. Use spatula to indent lines for arms and in between legs. Pipe in tip 3 face in copper. Add tip 2 black dot eyes and copper nose. Pipe tip 3 white beard, hat trim and pom pom. Pipe in boots with tip 2 in black (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Pipe tip 3 green mittens. Attach easel stand to back with royal icing.

Step 7

Decorate snowman. Outline and pipe in with tip 5 (smooth with finger dipped in cornstarch). Pipe tip 12 white arms, tip 5 green hat, Add tip 2 hat band and facial features in black. Pipe tip 5 red band scarf with tip 2 pull-out fringe. Attach easel stand to back with royal icing.

Step 8

Ice roof, creating scallops with angled spatula. Attach jelly rounds to peaks of scallops. Cut jelly rings in half and attach to roof peak. Pipe tip 5 icicles around peaks and eaves. Attach mini candy canes at corners and jelly rounds at base of house. Position cookies.