Melted Witch Cookies

These melted witch cookies made from Betty Crocker® peanut butter cookie mix, Bugles® snacks and cocoa candy melts are a bewitching Halloween dessert!

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 45 min
  • Servings 30

1
pouch Betty Crocker™ peanut butter cookie mix
3
tablespoons vegetable oil
1
tablespoon water
1
egg
30
Bugles® snacks
1
bag (12 oz) light cocoa candy melts, melted
15
pretzel sticks, broken in half
1
large shredded whole wheat cereal biscuit, crushed

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, oil, water and egg until soft dough forms. Onto ungreased cookie sheets, drop dough by rounded measuring tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart.
  • 2 Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until set. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool completely.
  • 3 Line cookie sheet with waxed paper. Dip snacks in melted candy; tap off excess. Place on cookie sheet. Refrigerate until firm.
  • 4 Reheat remaining candy melts, if necessary. Frost each cookie with melted candy to look like a puddle. Immediately attach 1 pretzel piece to each cookie; sprinkle shredded cereal onto bottom of pretzel to look like broom bristles. Dip wide end of each chocolate-coated snack in melted candy; place upright in center of each cookie for hat. Let stand until set.

Expert Tips

Use an offset spatula to frost cookies with melted candy to achieve a better puddle.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
160
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
8g
8%
(Saturated Fat
4 1/2g,
4 1/2%
),
Sodium
115mg
115%;
Total Carbohydrate
21g
21%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 1 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.