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frosted sugar cookie with sprinkles
5 from 1 vote

Sugar Cookie Frosting Hack

The one cookie hack all moms need! Melting the frosting and dipping the cookies is the EASIEST way to frost sugar cookies!
Prep Time5 mins
Active Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Yield: 24 cookies
Cost: $1


  • microwave


  • 2 dozen sugar cookies
  • 1 tub frosting any flavor
  • sprinkles


  • Remove lid and microwave tub of frosting for 30 seconds. Stir.
    tub of melted frosting
  • Dip sugar cookies into frosting. Let excess drip off.
    sugar cookie being dipped in frosting
  • Place on cooling or baking rack, sprinkle with sprinkles, and let cookies sit until frosting sets up.
    dipped sugar cookie on cooling rack



This works with any flavor of store-bought frosting in a tub!