How to make Mickey Mouse Sugar Cookies:
Step One: Make the Sugar Cookie Dough
1 1/3 cup Butter
1 1/2 cup Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla
4 cups of Flour
2 tsp. Baking Powder
3 Tablespoons of Milk
Add slowly into the butter/sugar mixture. MIx well. Refrigerate dough in a plastic bag overnight.
Step Two: Take out the Chilled cookie dough one hour before making
Step Three: Roll out Dough make your cookies. Grease cookie sheets, Bake at 350 for 8 minutes.
Step Four: Cool Cookies completely before decorating/icing them
Step 5: Make Royal Icing:
3 Tablespoons of Meringue Powder
4 cups of Powdered Sugar
6 Tablespoons of warm water
Food coloring of choice
Beat 7- 10 minutes. To thin it out more just add a little more water. After it's mixed add food coloring. Place icing in a decorators bag or squeeze bottles.
Step 6: You outline cookie first with the icing being on the thicker side. Allow to dry then make sure your icing is ready to flood center of your cookie. Decorate accordingly.
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