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Silly Penguin Cookies

These chilly weather friends are quick and easy to make and decorate with your family.

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

Ingredients

1
package (16 oz) Pillsbury® Ready To Bake!™ refrigerated sugar cookies (24 cookies)
Coarse sugar
1
cup semisweet chocolate chips, melted
8
orange slice candies
48
mini chocolate chips

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Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. On ungreased cookie sheet, place cookie dough rounds 2 inches apart, pressing slightly to form rectangles. Sprinkle heavily with coarse sugar.
  • 2 Bake 12 to 16 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. carefully reshape cookie slightly if needed. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Sprinkle with sugar again if desired. Cool completely, about 10 minutes.
  • 3 Spoon melted chocolate into resealable food-storage plastic bag. Cut 1/2 inch off one corner of bag, and pipe chocolate on outside of cookie (see photo). Cut feet and beaks from orange candies. Use chocolate to attach beak and feet on each cookie. Add mini chocolate chips for eyes.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. On ungreased cookie sheet, place cookie dough rounds 2 inches apart, pressing slightly to form rectangles. Sprinkle heavily with coarse sugar.
  • 2 Bake 12 to 16 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. carefully reshape cookie slightly if needed. Cool 2 minutes; remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Sprinkle with sugar again if desired. Cool completely, about 10 minutes.
  • 3 Spoon melted chocolate into resealable food-storage plastic bag. Cut 1/2 inch off one corner of bag, and pipe chocolate on outside of cookie (see photo). Cut feet and beaks from orange candies. Use chocolate to attach beak and feet on each cookie. Add mini chocolate chips for eyes.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Use your favorite candies to decorate these cute cookies.

Any gummy candy can be used instead of the orange slice candies. Just roll them out slightly in sugar, and cut with clean kitchen scissors or a paring knife into desired shapes.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
130
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
6%
(Saturated Fat
2g,
2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
50mg
50%;
Total Carbohydrate
18g
18%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
12g
12%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
2%;
Exchanges:
0 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.