Make-a-Face Pumpkin Cookies

It's not often that you can microwave great-tasting pumpkin-flavored cookies. Enjoy creating goofy faces, or come up with your own designs.

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 35 min
  • Servings 10

Ingredients

1 1/2
cups Original Bisquick™ mix
1/2
cup packed brown sugar
1/2
cup canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
1 1/2
teaspoons ground cinnamon
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/2
teaspoon ground ginger
1/4
teaspoon ground nutmeg
1
egg
Assorted candies, such as licorice candies, candy-coated peanut butter candies and candy-coated chocolate candies
  • 1 Place waxed paper on microwavable plate. Mix all ingredients except candies until very soft dough forms.
  • 2 Drop dough by 2 rounded tablespoonfuls onto waxed paper; spread to make 3-inch circle. Make 3 cookies at a time. Decorate with candies to make monster faces, placing candies within 1/2 inch of edges.
  • 3 Microwave uncovered on High 1 minute. Turn plate 1/2 turn. Microwave 30 seconds to 1 minute longer, checking once or twice, until cookies are puffed and dry. Slide waxed paper with cookies onto wire rack. Cool 5 minutes; remove from waxed paper to wire rack. Repeat with remaining dough.

Expert Tips

Candy works best to make funny faces and designs. Avoid using chocolate because it'll melt before your cookies are done.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
125
(
Calories from Fat
25 ),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
3 g
3 %
(Saturated Fat
1 g,
1 %
),
Cholesterol
20 mg
20 %;
Sodium
270 mg
270 %;
Total Carbohydrate
23 g
23 %
(Dietary Fiber
1 g
1 %
),
Protein
2 g
2 %
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
38%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.