Archive for the ‘Cookies’ Category

How to Make Macarons

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

How to Make MacaronsNo feet? Cracked top? Hollow shells? If you’ve ever made French macarons, chances are you’ve experienced one (or all) of these. But don’t fret, even professionals encounter difficulties from time to time. While these pretty cookies have been touted as one of the hardest confectioners to master, they are not impossible to make. Below are some tips that I’ve learned to help you make the perfect macarons. You may not become an expert overnight, but they will help lessen some frustrations when learning how to make macarons.



3 Cookie Shot Glasses You Can Eat

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Who wants some milk and cookies? The milk and cookie shot has been trending for a couple years now, and we’ve seen as many different ways of making them as we have flavor combinations. This iconic treat pairing is easier than ever to make when you use this Cookie Shot Glass Pan Set. Need some more ideas? Check out these three recipes for cookie shot glasses.


4 Amazing Ways to Use Color Swirl

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

One easy way to up the “wow” factor of cupcakes and other desserts is to use more than one color in your decorating. The Color Swirl 3-Color Coupler comes in handy when you want two or three different colors to blend seamlessly. We’ve been playing around with some different ways to use this tool and found four more amazing ways to use Color Swirl!


7 Magical Unicorn Treats You Need in Your Life

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Thinking of throwing a unicorn birthday party for someone special or requesting one for yourself? Even if it’s not your birthday, who needs a reason to throw a unicorn party?  The increasingly popular party theme is too cute to miss out on. Here’s a couple unicorn cake ideas and other treats to spark your creativity. (more…)

How to Make Macaroons

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

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May 31st is National Macaroon Day! What better way to celebrate than to make a few little coconut cookies of your own? You might be wondering why you’ve seen this dessert’s name spelled two different ways. Well as it turns out, the two different spellings represent two separate desserts all together! So is it a macaroon or a macaron? Let me break it down.


How to Make Ice Cream Cookie Bowls

Friday, May 27th, 2016

How to MakeSummer is right around the corner and there is no better summer treat than cold, creamy ice cream. That is, unless it is served in a cookie bowl! Not only can you serve your ice cream in a bowl made of cookie, but that also means no dishes! (more…)

13 Easy Cookie Recipes for Any Occasion

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

1It’s not like you need an excuse to bake, but brightening someone’s day with some baked goods is a pretty good one. Since today just so happens to be World Baking Day, why not try out a new cookie recipe? Here are 13 easy cookie recipes to add to your cookie collection.

Share any or all of these finished cookies with friends, family or coworkers. Our friends at Creativebug came up with a fun and thoughtful approach to gift giving with their #Make2Share Challenge. Here’s how it works: pick two friends, make them something special, gift it to them and share a picture of your gift on social media using the hashtag #Make2Share. Encourage your friends to pay it forward and make something for two of their friends to keep the cycle of gifting moving!


9 Star Wars Day Projects: May the 4th Be with You!

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

If you are one of the millions of fans of a galaxy far, far away, today is your day. Happy Star Wars Day! This unofficial holiday celebrates everything we love about the Force. Today, May the 4th be with you!

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Share Your MOMent: Cookies and Cannoli

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

In celebration of Mother’s Day, we asked Wilton employees to share some special memories and stories. For many of us, our moms – or someone who is like a mom to us – piqued our interest in baking. Who did you learn from? What special memories do you have? Or, are you a mom who enjoys baking with her kids? In this series, we will feature a different story each day. We hope you enjoy reading the stories of those who chose to share their MOMent!



How to Make a Cookie Box

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

With Mother’s Day coming up, we wanted to share a fun, pretty and unique project to make for mom – or your sister, aunt, best friend, grandma, mentor – whoever is important to you! We reached out to Amber Spiegel, a former Wilton decorating room employee and creator of SweetAmbs Cookie Art. You may have come across her amazing video tutorials on YouTube and Facebook. For this project, Amber made not just one, but two videos on how to make a cookie box!

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