Turtle Tassies

Turtle Tassies

Classic decadent turtle flavors - chocolate, caramel, chocolate and pecans are tucked into this indulgent gem.

Prep Time

1:40

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Total Time

1:40

Hr:Mins

Makes

48

cookies

1
pouch (17.5 oz) Betty Crocker® sugar cookie mix
Butter and egg called for on cookie mix pouch
3/4
cup dark chocolate chips
2
bags (14 oz each) caramels, unwrapped
1/3
cup whipping cream
1/2
cup chopped pecans
  1. Heat oven to 375°F. Lightly spray 48 mini muffin cups with cooking spray.
  2. Make dough as directed on cookie pouch. Shape dough into 48 (1-inch) balls. Press 1 ball into bottom of each muffin cup, pressing up sides to fill cups.
  3. Bake 8 to 9 minutes or until edges begin to brown. Meanwhile, in 3-quart saucepan, heat caramels and cream over medium heat, stirring frequently, until melted. Reduce heat to low.
  4. Remove pans from oven; gently press end of wooden spoon into bottoms and against sides of cookie cups to flatten, being careful not to make holes in dough.
  5. Bake 2 to 3 minutes longer or until edges are light golden brown. Immediately spoon 1/2 teaspoon (about 4) chocolate chips into each cookie cup.
  6. Spoon about 1 tablespoon caramel mixture into each cookie cup. Immediately top with chopped pecans. Cool 5 minutes; remove from pans with narrow spatula.
Makes 48 cookies
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Storage
Store Tassies in an airtight container in the freezer for up to one month.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Cookie)
  • Calories 150
    • (Calories from Fat 60),
  • Total Fat 6g
    • (Saturated Fat 2 1/2g,
    • Trans Fat 0g),
  • Cholesterol 15mg;
  • Sodium 85mg;
  • Total Carbohydrate 22g
    • (Dietary Fiber 0g,
    • Sugars 14g),
  • Protein 1g;
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.