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Polar Bear Cookies

Polar Bear Cookies
  • Prep 50 min
  • Total 1 hr 45 min
  • Servings 24

These cookies are unbearably cute and easy to make! ...MORE+ LESS-

Ingredients

1
pouch (17.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
Flour, butter and egg called for on sugar cookie pouch for cutout cookies
1/2
cup Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy vanilla frosting
3
tablespoons coarse white sparkling sugar
48
miniature marshmallows
1
pouch (7 oz) Betty Crocker™ Decorating Cookie Icing chocolate icing

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. In large bowl, mix cookie mix, flour, melted butter and egg until soft dough forms.
  • 2
    Shape into 24 (1 1/2-inch) balls. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light golden brown on edges. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheet to cooling rack. Cool completely.
  • 3
    Using knife, spread 1 teaspoon frosting on cookie. Immediately sprinkle sugar evenly over frosting. Slightly flatten 2 miniature marshmallows, and press on cookie for ears. Using chocolate icing, pipe eyes, nose and mouth on cookie. Repeat with remaining cookies.

Expert Tips

  • If using 21-oz pouch of Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix, make dough as directed for cutout cookies. Use heaping 1/2 cup frosting, 1/4 cup sugar, 58 miniature marshmallows. Makes 29 cookies.
  • Use a cookie scoop to make portioning cookie dough even faster and more consistent.
  • Wipe icing nozzle clean with paper towel between each cookie to avoid picking up sugar while piping.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
190
Calories from Fat
50
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6g
9%
Saturated Fat
3 1/2g
16%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
20mg
6%
Sodium
125mg
5%
Potassium
20mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
32g
11%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
22g
Protein
1g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
2%
2%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 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 Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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