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"It's Turkey Time" Cookies

"It's Turkey Time" Cookies
  • Prep 30 min
  • Total 60 min
  • Servings 9
Grab a pouch of sugar cookie mix and gobble, gobble. Making cookies has never been more fun.
Updated May 5, 2016
Make With
Make With
Gold Medal Flour

Ingredients

  • 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
  • 2 tablespoons Gold Medal™ all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup butter or margarine, melted
  • 1 egg
  • Betty Crocker™ green, red, orange and yellow sugars
  • 3/4 cup Betty Crocker™ Whipped fluffy white frosting (from 12-oz container)
  • M&M's® minis chocolate candies
  • Betty Crocker™ red or orange decorator icing (from 4.25-oz tube) or gel (from 0.68-oz tube)

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. In medium bowl, stir cookie mix, flour, butter and egg until soft dough forms.
  • 2
    On lightly floured surface, roll dough about 1/4 inch thick. Cut with 3- to 3 1/2-inch round cookie cutter to make 18 rounds. Place 9 rounds 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 3
    Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until light golden brown around edges. Cool 2 minutes before removing from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 4
    Meanwhile, to make “turkey feathers,” cut each of remaining rounds into 6 equal wedges. Place 9 wedges 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Sprinkle remaining 45 wedges with colored sugars as desired. Place 1 inch apart on cookie sheet.
  • 5
    Bake wedges 7 to 9 minutes or until light golden brown around edges. Cool 2 minutes before removing from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 15 minutes.
  • 6
    Spread frosting on round cookies. Place undecorated and decorated wedges on cookies as shown in photo. Add candy-coated candies for eyes; draw feet with icing as shown in photo.

  • You can bake and freeze cookies for up to two months.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
430
Calories from Fat
160
Total Fat
18g
27%
Saturated Fat
8g
38%
Trans Fat
3 1/2g
Cholesterol
40mg
14%
Sodium
220mg
9%
Potassium
60mg
2%
Total Carbohydrate
64g
21%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
43g
Protein
3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%
4%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 4 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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