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Cake and cookie decorating

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Stenciled Sparkle Cakes

Other Ideas:
Buttermilk, Dessert, White cake
Ingredients
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, plus more for pans
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 4 large eggs
  • Finely grated zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 2 recipes Swiss Meringue Buttercream, tinted to desired shade with gel-paste food coloring
  • Edible glitter dust
  • Confectioners' sugar
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Boiled Gingerbread Cookies

Time:7 hours
Ingredients
  • 2/3 cup unsulfured molasses
  • 2/3 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 sticks unsalted butter, cut into 1-tablespoon pieces and softened
  • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, divided, plus more if needed and more for surface
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • Royal Icing
  • Fine sanding sugar
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Milk Chocolate Frosting

Time:30 mins
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Gingerbread Bells

Time:2 hours
Ingredients
  • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled), plus more for rolling
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon fine salt
  • 3/4 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 large egg
  • 2/3 cup unsulfured molasses
  • 6 cups confectioners' sugar, sifted
  • 1/2 cup pasteurized egg whites
  • 3/4 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • Desired food coloring
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Isaac Mizrahi Bakes, 1

Other Ideas:
Christmas, Cookies, Gingerbread
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