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Two Ingredient Royal Icing

Perfect icing to decorate any cookie with! 

Course Dessert
Keyword Royal Icing
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes


  • 3 Each Egg whites Large eggs
  • 3 Cups Powdered Sugar


  1. 1. Put egg whites and powdered sugar in a bowl and whisk on low speed until just incorporated. 

    2. Once combined, bring mixer speed to medium high and mix for 3-5 minutes until smooth, thick, glossy and completely white in color. 

    Note: add powdered sugar or water, as needed, to achieve proper flooding consistency. 

    - Add 1/4 - 1/2 cup powdered sugar to make medium consistency icing. 

    - Add 3/4 - 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar to make decorating icing. 

    - Make sure to add powdered sugar a little at a time mixing well after each addition.