Lacy Spiderweb Sandwich Cookies

Treat your guests with these spiderweb chocolate sandwich cookies – a wonderful dessert for Halloween.

  • prep time 35 min
  • total time 2 hr 50 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 20

Ingredients

1/3
cup butter
1/4
cup packed brown sugar
1/4
cup granulated sugar
2
tablespoons light corn syrup
1/2
cup finely chopped hazelnuts (filberts)
1/3
cup all-purpose flour
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/2
cup hazelnut spread with cocoa
4
oz white chocolate baking bars or squares, chopped
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Line 4 cookie sheets with cooking parchment paper.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, melt butter over medium heat. Add brown sugar, granulated sugar and corn syrup; cook 2 minutes, stirring constantly, until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat. Stir in hazelnuts, flour and vanilla.
  • 3 Quickly spoon batter by heaping teaspoonfuls about 3 inches apart onto cookie sheets. Spread rounds to 1/4-inch thickness using back of spoon.
  • 4 Bake 10 to 12 minutes or until dark golden brown. Immediately slide parchment paper with cookies onto cooling racks. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 5 For each sandwich cookie, spread 1 heaping teaspoonful hazelnut spread on bottom of 1 cookie. Top with second cookie, bottom side down; gently press together. Let stand until set, about 1 hour.
  • 6 In small resealable freezer plastic bag, place white chocolate; seal bag. Microwave on Medium (50%) 1 minute. Turn bag over; microwave 15 seconds longer until chocolate is softened. Gently squeeze bag until smooth. Cut off tiny corner of bag. Drizzle melted chocolate in 6 rings on top of each sandwich cookie. Starting at center, pull toothpick through rings to look like spiderweb. Let stand until set, about 30 minutes.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    151
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    9g
    9%
    (Saturated Fat
    5g,
    5%
    ),
    Sodium
    39mg
    39%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    17g
    17%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    2g
    2%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1/2 Starch; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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