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How to Decorate Cookies for a University of Florida Game

Cheering on the Gators will be that much sweeter with these tasty treats in your mouth.


  • Step 1: Roll out dough Roll out the dough with the rolling pin. Press the cookie cutter into the dough to form individual cookies and transfer them to a cookie sheet.
  • Step 2: Bake Bake as directed or until golden brown. Let the cookies cool completely.
  • Step 3: Divide icing Divide the icing into thirds. Color one third orange, using the yellow food coloring and adding a few drops of red. Color one third green, using the yellow food coloring with a few drops of blue. Color the rest using the blue food coloring.
  • Step 4: Frost Frost the cookies using the spatula or butter knife. For cookies shaped in the letters U and F, frost them using either the blue or the orange, and use the opposite color for piping.
  • Step 5: Make a Gator Use the green icing to frost the cookies shaped like the Gator mascot. Frost the Gator's jersey with the orange. Let the icing dry completely.
  • TIP: Let dry six hours or overnight for best results.
  • Step 6: Pipe Use the opposite color, either blue or orange, in the pastry bag and a fine tip to pipe a border around the letters or make a letter 'F' on the Gator's jersey. Victory is sweet!
  • FACT: The University of Florida is Florida's largest university and the fourth-largest in the United States.

You Will Need

  • Sugar cookie dough
  • Royal icing
  • Red
  • yellow
  • and blue food coloring
  • Equipment:
  • Rolling pin
  • UF-logo cookie cutters
  • Pastry bag
  • Pastry tips

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