Yes, I’m starting off the Halloween recipes today! These funfetti monster cookies are totally ridiculous but perfect for Halloween. My vii twelvemonth onetime Abby cracked upwards when she saw them together with kept giggling over their giddy googly eyes. Sometimes it’s fun to merely locomote a lilliputian giddy amongst her, together with considering how much I beloved Halloween (and cookies), these made for a perfect Lord’s Day dessert.
They’re made using one of my real favorite cookie recipes, amongst merely a few lilliputian modifications to brand them extra Halloweeny. I’ve been dying to purpose candy eyeballs for something since I commencement discovered them, together with these cookies were a fun means to purpose them. I variety of beloved how each cookie is looking inwards a dissimilar direction. 🙂
In add-on to beingness fun, though, these cookies are besides super tasty. They’re soft on the within together with crisp some the edges, together with get got a delicious vanilla saccharide cookie flavor. Yum!
1/2 loving cup butter, softened
3/4 loving cup sugar
1 large egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 teaspoon light-green nutrient coloring (I used neon green)
1 1/2 cups flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/4 – 1/2 loving cup halloween sprinkles
32 (plus or minus) candy eyeballs
- Preheat oven to 350.
- Line a baking canvas amongst parchment or a silicone baking mat.
- In a large bowl or the bowl of a stand upwards mixer, cream together butter together with saccharide until lite together with fluffy.
- Beat inwards egg together with vanilla until good blended.
- Add the nutrient coloring together with mix until blended.
- Add the flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda, together with cream of tartar, together with mix until a dough forms.
- Fold inwards sprinkles until good distributed.
- Shape into i inch balls (I got xvi balls from the dough).
- Place on prepared baking canvas together with plow over each ball of dough amongst 2 candy eyeballs.
- If your dough is fairly soft, I would recommend chilling it at this indicate for most xxx minutes. If your dough is thick (like mine was), bake inwards the preheated oven for just 8 minutes.
- Remove together with allow cool 5-10 minutes on the baking canvas earlier removing to a cooling rack.
- The cookies volition await real soft together with undercooked when y’all delineate them out, but they volition ready to a greater extent than equally they cool on the pan.