Saturday, February 08, 2014
Blackbird Festival: Cookie Favors
I had a cookie cutter of a dove that I used for a blackbird. It's not the proper silhouette, but it is acceptable. I made the cookies, careful not to overcook them, and then let them cool. I packed them in a tupperware container, between sheets of waxed paper and then sealed them inside. You could use a plastic freezer bag as well, just place a piece of cardboard underneath to protect the fragile cookies.
When I was ready to frost them, I removed the container from the freezer the night before and let everything come to room temperature.
which can be found here) with black ribbon. The guests enjoyed taking one as they left the party.