Chocolate Candy Cookie Cups

Chocolate Candy Cookie Cups

These frosted cookie cups are hiding a delicious secret—chocolate-covered peanut and caramel candy bars are baked into the center of each one!

Prep Time

20

Minutes

Total Time

1:20

Hr:Mins

Makes

3

dozen

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker® peanut butter cookie mix
3
tablespoons vegetable oil
1
tablespoon water
1
egg
18
miniature (1 inch square) bars chocolate-covered peanut, caramel and nougat candy, unwrapped
1
container (1 lb) Betty Crocker® Rich & Creamy chocolate frosting
Betty Crocker® Holiday candy decors, if desired
  1. Heat oven to 375ºF. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, oil, water and egg until soft dough forms.
  2. Form dough into thirty-six 1-inch balls (about 2 teaspoons each); press into ungreased mini muffin cups. Cut each candy bar in half; press one piece of candy bar into center of dough in each cup.
  3. Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Cool completely in pan, about 30 minutes. Remove from pan to serving plate. Spoon frosting into pastry bag fitted with star tip. Pipe frosting on top of each cookie cup. Decorate with decors.
Makes 3 dozen cookies
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Success
Have only one mini muffin pan? Refrigerate remaining dough while you bake each batch.
Time Saver
Skip the decorative frosting technique and just frost with a metal spatula or back of a spoon.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Cookie)
  • Calories 150
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 6g
    • (Saturated Fat 2g,
    • Trans Fat 1g),
  • Cholesterol 5mg;
  • Sodium 115mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 21g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 15g),
  • Protein 2g;
Percent Daily Value*:
    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 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    • 1 1/2;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.