Butterfly Star Cookies
Use our Butterfly Comfort Grip? Cutter for this nature-inspired butterfly cookie. It is perfect for spring and summer celebrations and garden parties.
Each cookie serves 1.
Cut, bake and cool butterfly cookies.
Combine violet with rose for violet shade shown.
Using tip 8 and buttercream icing, pipe butterfly body and head.
Using tip 16 and lemon yellow icing outline butterfly wings with stars. Add tip 16 leaf green stars in a dot pattern randomly on wings.
Cover remaining areas with violet/rose combination stars.
Characters or designs are often outlined first, then piped in with stars or zigzags. Outlines can also be used for facial features.
One of the most popular techniques, stars come in a range of sizes and styles. Experiment with open and closed stars for variation in look. The star technique is timeless and can be used as a classic border or as a stunning fill-in for the top of a dessert.