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Simple Icing

Simple Icing


  • 1/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 drop yellow or orange food coloring
  • 1 teaspoon water


  1. In a small bowl, whisk together 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar, 1 drop yellow or orange food coloring, and 1 teaspoon water. (Icing should be spreadable but not too thick; add more water, 1 teaspoon at a time, as necessary.) Spread onto tips of shortbread. Let set, 15 minutes.

Reviews (1)

  • Jae Brown 29 Nov, 2012

    Wonderful with an overlay of penuche....

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