Ring in the Holidays Pink and Red Gingerbread Man Cookie
Who says Christmas colors have to be red and green? Switch things up this year with this Ring in the Holidays Pink and Red Gingerbread Man Cookie. Featuring simple flow-in icing techniques, this easy Christmas cookie is a great way to add a new color to your holiday palette. Best of all, you can decorate your little gingerbread man however you’d like! You could even add a little bow to the head and make a few gingerbread gals, too! A fun decorating project for bakers of all skill levels, these pink and red winter cookies make holiday decorating creative and fun!
In advance: Prepare and roll out dough.
For each treat, cut one round and one
gingerbread boy cookie. Bake and cool round
and boy cookies separately.
using full-strength icing for outlines and
details, thinned icing for flow-in areas.
For round cookie, outline a 2. in. center circle
with tip 3 and red icing; let set. Flow in with
red; let set. Outline outer edge of cookie
with tip 3 in white; let set. Flow in with white;
immediately pipe tip 1 lines in thinned red and
rose; let set.
For gingerbread boy, outline cookie with tip 3
in white, flow in with brown; let set. Pipe tip 2
dot buttons in white; over pipe with tip 2 red
dots. Pipe tip 2 dot eyes and outline mouth
in red. Attach boys to round cookies with