Show someone that you love them a lava with these I Lava You Cookies. A fun edible Valentine for kids and adults, these cookies are great for beginning decorators and only require a small amount of tools and ingredients to get started. You could also make these cookies for your sweetheart as a volcanic way to show them how much you care!
Bake cookies. Prepare cookie dough following recipe instructions. Roll out dough to 1/8 in. thick. Using round cutter, cut out cookies. Bake and cool.
Prepare icing. Prepare buttercream icing following recipe instructions. Reserve ½ cup icing for later step. Using remaining icing and angled spatula, ice all cookies smooth.
Decorate cookies. For “I Lava You” Cookies: Using Pink Sparkle Gel, pipe message on cookie. Attach heart sprinkles.
For Volcano Cookies: Combine Brown and Red-Red icing colors to get brown color shown. Using reserved ½ cup icing, tint brown using color combinations provided. Prepare decorating bag with tip 8 and brown icing. Pipe volcano on cookie. Using tapered spatula, texture icing. Using Pink Sparkle Gel, pipe lava. Attach heart sprinkles.