This simple cookie icing is great for decorating holiday cookies.

EatingWell Test Kitchen
Source: EatingWell Magazine, December 1997


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Sift sugar into a bowl. Stir in corn syrup, vanilla, a few drops food coloring, if using, and hot water; mix until smooth. If the icing is too thick, add a few more drops of water.


Nutrition Facts

76.4 calories; proteing; carbohydrates 19.6g 6% DV; exchange other carbs 1.5; dietary fiberg; sugars 19.3g; fatg; saturated fatg; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iuIU; vitamin cmg; folatemcg; calcium 0.6mg; ironmg; magnesium 0.1mg; potassium 0.7mg; sodium 2.1mg; thiaminmg.