Egg Yolk Paint for Cookies
Use clean paint brushes to paint on cookie dough before baking. This technique is great to paint folk art motifs on Christmas cookies.
Makes: 8 tablespoonsHands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy
Makes: 8 tablespoons
- 6 egg yolks
- 1½ tsp. water
- 6 drops gel food coloring
- Using a fork, beat egg yolks and water together until smooth. Separate into different dishes or use a clean foam egg carton.
- Add paste food coloring to each dish until desired color is reached. Paint unbaked dough and then bake as directed. If paint thickens as you are using it, add a little water.