The perfect winter sweet treat, this shrinking snowman cookie will melt everyone?s heart. Use the Wilton Cookie Decorating Kit, including the Candy Melts candy, Sprinkles and disposable decorating bags you need to make him adorable.
Make cookies. Prepare and roll out dough following recipe directions. Use knife to cut a free-hand puddle shape, about 3 1/2 in. x 5 in. Bake and cool cookies.
Cover cookies. Melt white Candy Melts candy following kit directions. Place cookies on cooling grid over cookie sheet. Use melted candy in cut disposable bag to pipe over cookies. Tap grid to spread. Position marshmallow. Chill until firm, 15 to 20 minutes.
Make trims. Roll out one green and one black spice drop on parchment paper sprinkled with granulated sugar.
For scarf, use knife to cut a green strip, 5/16 in. wide. For hat brim, use knife to cut a black circle, 1 3/8 in. dia. For hat, trim black jumbo spice drop to 3/4 in. dia. x 1/2 in. high. For arms, fingers and mouth, trim licorice to desired lengths.
Attach trims. Use melted candy in cut disposable bag to attach scarf, arms, fingers, mouth, hat brim and hat. Use melted candy to attach orange triangle for nose and black confetti for eyes and buttons. Chill until firm, 3 to 5 minutes.
Populate your Gingerbread House Village with stand-up cookies made from 3 fun nesting cutter sets. It's fun to personalize these Snowmen, Villagers and Trees with colorful icing, sprinkles and candy. Stand them up with a cardboard easel.