As we were sorting through our Halloween cookie cutters, I spotted a Christmas cutter that would work to make a witch's cauldron. I had never made a witch cauldron cookie, but I already had the finished cookie visualized in my mind.
Forget seasons when looking through your cutters. Instead, look at the shapes.
Here's what I used: Wilton Santa Comfort Grip Cookie Cutter.
Blank sugar cookies ready for icing:
Outline in black:
Fill in the bottom of the cauldron. If you want the potion to bubble over the edge, place the bubbles (candy pearls) while the icing is still wet:
Add the rim to the cauldron with more bubbles spilling from the edge:
Glob with green icing for the boiling witch's potion and place more bubbles:
Filling the orange and green...
I added a background color behind the handle (or Santa's hat) using purple frosting rather than royal icing and a Nutella broom stick handle to stir the potion.
Pipe orange and yellow flames at the base of the cauldron:
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