Confectioners’ Glaze

This is a light glaze that is perfect for cookies. Vary the flavor by using different extracts or using lemon, lime, or orange juice in place of the water.

Makes: 1 cupHands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Makes: 1 cup


  • 2½ cups confectioners’ sugar
  • ⅓ cup light corn syrup
  • 1 tsp. clear vanilla extract
  • 4 tsp. warm water


  • Beat all ingredients except water in bowl of a mixer until smooth.
  • Add water a few drops at a time, until mixture is right consistency.