Archive for December, 2018

Three Ways To Use the Star Decorating Tip

Friday, December 28th, 2018

For you cake decorating lovers out there, have we got the tool for you! Wilton’s 4B tip is a versatile superstar – literally – when it comes to creating patterns and designs on your sweet treats to your culinary creations.

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Rose Gold Cake for New Year’s Eve!

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

2019 is almost here and it’s time to celebrate! The New Year is known for glitter and champagne, so send 2018 out in style with this gorgeous Rose Gold & Pink Cake. Decorated with delicious buttercream and shimmering fondant pieces, this festive cake can make an appearance at other celebratory events throughout the year like birthdays, anniversaries, and bridal showers!

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Our Favorite Christmas Desserts From Our Favorite Influencers

Thursday, December 20th, 2018

As Christmas approaches, we took a look at some of our favorite influencer holiday projects. Be inspired by these fun and festive desserts and try one out for your holiday party this year!
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7 Easy Christmas Dessert Recipes Yule Be Sure to Love!

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

holiday desserts

Believe it or not, Christmas is right around the corner. Before Santa makes his appearance, make sure you get your best Christmas dessert recipes ready! With these recipes, you can leave him some sweet holiday cheer – with enough left over for the whole family. We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite Christmas desserts and treats that are sure to make this Christmas season one Yule remember for many years.

Get all your holiday recipes at Wilton this holiday season. Don’t forget to view all of our Christmas projects while you’re here.  (more…)

How to Decorate a Gingerbread House

Monday, December 17th, 2018

How to Decorate a Gingerbread House

There’s nothing quite like gathering the family together and decorating a gingerbread house.

Often purchased as a kit with several decorating supplies included, gingerbread houses give you the freedom to follow the instructions or make the house your own. And whether you’re a by-the-book decorator or a creative mind with a whimsical idea, there’s no denying that this is where holiday memories are built.

But like any sturdy house, it’s all about laying a strong foundation. With these simple tips and tricks, you can design and decorate a house that will stand the test of time.

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Pecan and Cranberry Rugelach Recipe

Friday, December 14th, 2018

Rugelach is a beloved Jewish pastry whose Yiddish name can roughly translate to “little twists.” These cute, crescent-shaped desserts are usually made with sour cream or cream cheese doughs and can be filled with whatever fruits and nuts you like. Our version includes the tasty crunch of pecans and the tartness of cranberries for a truly dynamic flavor.

Give this Israeli favorite a try and let us know how it turns out. L’chaim!

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Red, White, and Yule: Holiday Peppermint Desserts

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

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Peppermint and the holidays go together like hot cocoa and a snowy winter day. Whether it’s candy canes, peppermint bark, or one of the great recipes here at Wilton we have what you need to make every holiday “mo-mint” special. Don’t forget to view all of our Christmas projects for great baking and decorating ideas.

Create some new Christmas peppermint classics for your holiday gatherings with classic flavors that are “mint” to be with Wilton! (more…)

Gingerbread House Ideas!

Friday, December 7th, 2018

 

One of our favorite Christmas traditions is crafting gingerbread houses – so fun to make, so delicious to eat! Spice up the classic holiday decoration with these fun variations on the theme – think gingerbread barns, castles and more. After all, the holiday spirit happens wherever there’s love in your heart!

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Christmas Cookie Exchange Ideas: Don’t Forget to Leave a Few out for Santa

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

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What better time than the holidays to bake your favorite cookies and get together with friends or family to share them all? This week is National Cookie Exchange Week, the perfect time to break out your favorite cookie recipe or try a brand new one. That’s why we’ve created a handy list with some of our favorite Christmas cookie recipes to help you create some delicious and creative confectionary creations that will make you look like one smart cookie. While you’re at it, don’t forget to check out all of our fun Christmas baking and cooking projects.

So get baking for your upcoming Christmas Cookie Exchange with help from the Wilton team and these amazing Christmas cookie recipes.  (more…)

Different Types of Icing: Our Comprehensive Cookie Guide

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Cookie sheets clattering in and out of the oven, the smell of butter and sugar in the air…this could only mean one thing… Tis the season for cookies!

Whether you’re packaging cookies for shipping, gifting them to friends and neighbors or just arranging a platter for Santa Claus himself, there’s no denying that half the fun of baking holiday cookies is decorating them! But which frosting is best for shipping? How do you store your cookies once they’re done? And how the heck do you actually USE royal icing?

Well, we’re here to answer all these questions and more. From traditional buttercream to fondant, this collection of six cookie frostings will help you determine the best way to spruce up your holiday treats!

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