Chocolate-Orange Cocktail Cookie Cups

Get into the holiday spirit with 5-ingredient grown-up cookie cups. Easy Pillsbury® cookie dough cups hold an indulgent chocolate and orange liqueur filling.

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  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 60 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 24
 

Ingredients

1
roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies
1 1/2
cups semisweet chocolate chips
3
tablespoons butter
3
tablespoons orange-flavored liqueur
Grated peel of 2 medium oranges (2 to 4 tablespoons)

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  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 24 mini muffin cups with cooking spray.
  • 2 Cut dough into 24 slices. Roll each slice into ball, and place 1 ball in bottom of each mini muffin cup. Bake 15 to 18 minutes or until edges of cookie cups are golden brown and centers have started to sink. Cool completely. Remove from muffin cups.
  • 3 In small microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, butter and liqueur uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted. Beat with whisk until thoroughly mixed. Place 1 tablespoon chocolate mixture in center of each cooled cookie cup. Top chocolate mixture of each with 1/8 teaspoon grated orange peel.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 24 mini muffin cups with cooking spray.
  • 2 Cut dough into 24 slices. Roll each slice into ball, and place 1 ball in bottom of each mini muffin cup. Bake 15 to 18 minutes or until edges of cookie cups are golden brown and centers have started to sink. Cool completely. Remove from muffin cups.
  • 3 In small microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips, butter and liqueur uncovered on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until melted. Beat with whisk until thoroughly mixed. Place 1 tablespoon chocolate mixture in center of each cooled cookie cup. Top chocolate mixture of each with 1/8 teaspoon grated orange peel.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Use a mini ice cream scoop to place chocolate mixture in cookie cups; the chocolate will not stick to the scoop and will ensure even amounts in each cup!

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
160
(
Calories from Fat
70),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
4g,
4%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
75mg
75%;
Total Carbohydrate
19g
19%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
13g
13%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.