Don’t go breaking my (cookie) heart! These 8-Bit Heart Cookies are a fun and cute way to showcase your nerdy love. Use the Rosanna Pansino 8-Bit Heart Cookie Cutter to cut out your cookies, then decorate them to look like sweet 8-bit hearts. A fun homemade gift idea for gamers and nerds, these geeky heart cookies are almost too cute to eat.
Bake cookies. Prepare cookie dough following recipe instructions. Roll out and cut dough using heart cookie cutter. Bake and cool.
Tint icing. Prepare icing following recipe instructions. Using Red-Red icing color, tint ½ cup icing red. Using Black icing color, tint ¼ cup icing black. Reserve remaining icing white.
Decorate cookies. If desired, use black FoodWriter marker to mark lines around edge of cookie for black grid pixels (optional). Prepare decorating bag with tip 6 and red icing. Ice center of cookies, smoothing with spatula. Prepare second decorating bag with tip 6 and black icing. Pipe in outlined area around edge of cookie. Smooth with tapered spatula, or finger dipped in cornstarch. Prepare third decorating bag with tip 6 and remaining white icing. Pipe small white pixels on heart. Smooth with tapered spatula, or finger dipped in cornstarch.