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Decorating Cookies


White Chocolate Squiggles Cookies
Squiggly lines of white chocolate create a pretty contrast against plain chocolate cookies.
  1. Break a white chocolate baking bar into small pieces. Place the pieces in a small resealable plastic freezer bag; seal bag. Microwave at medium (50% power) 1 minute. Turn bag over; microwave at medium 1 minute or until melted. Knead bag until chocolate is smooth.

    Break the white chocolate into small pieces.
    Break the white chocolate
    into small pieces.


  2. Cut off very tiny corner of bag; pipe or drizzle baking bar onto chocolate cookies. Let stand until white chocolate is set, about 30 minutes.

    Cut the corner of the bag and drizzle the chocolate onto the cookies.
    Cut the corner of the bag and drizzle
    the chocolate onto the cookies.


Variation
Dark Chocolate Squiggles
For light-colored cookies, pipe on dark chocolate squiggles. Place chocolate chips in a small resealable plastic freezer bag; seal bag. Microwave at high 1 minute. Turn bag over; microwave at high for 2 minutes or until melted. Knead bag until chocolate is smooth. Cut off tiny corner of bag; pipe or drizzle chocolate onto cookies. Let stand until chocolate is set, about 40 minutes.
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