Friendly Candy Dipped Owl Cookies How To

Friendly Candy Dipped Owl Cookies How To

Owls are a ghoul's best friend!

Perch these owls at the party sweets and treats table and watch kids perk up! Peanut-shaped cookies make it easy to decorate your owls. Just cover with Candy Melts® candy and add fun candy features for an easy treat. Display in adorbs mini cups with boo-tiful orange jelly beans!

How-To

Yield 10 Treats Level Easy
Friendly Candy Dipped Owl Cookies
Ingredients:
  • Black Candy Melts® Candy (10 oz. makes 10 treats)
  • Favorite peanut-shaped peanut butter sandwich cookies
  • Apple Laffy Taffy® Candy
  • Vibrant Green Candy Melts Candy (2 oz. makes 10 treats)
  • Candy Eyeballs
  • Orange Icing Pouch With Tips (round tip used)
  • White Icing Pouch With Tips (round tip used)
  • Mini chocolate chips
Supplies:
  • Microwave-safe bowl
  • Fork
  • Waxed or parchment paper
  • Cookie sheet
  • Knife
  • Plastic ruler
  • Food-safe scissors
  • 12 in. Disposable Decorating Bags
Follow Instructions
1) Dip cookies
Melt black Candy Melts candy in microwave-safe bowl according to package directions. Use fork to dip cookies in melted black candy. Tap to smooth and remove excess candy. Place on waxed paper-covered cookie sheet. Chill until firm, about 10 to 15 minutes. Transfer remaining black candy into a disposable decorating bag. Use scissors to cut small points off of disposable decorating bags when ready to decorate.
2) Make wings
For each wing, use knife to cut off 1/4 of the piece of Apple Laffy Taffy candy. Shape remaining piece of candy into an oval, about 1 1/2 in. long x 1/2 in. wide, and tapered at ends. Use reserved melted black candy to attach two wings to each cookie. Chill, about 3 to 5 minutes.
3) Decorate eyes
Melt vibrant green Candy Melts candy in disposable decorating bag according to package directions. Use melted vibrant green candy to decorate eye area. Position candy eyeballs. Chill, about 3 to 5 minutes.
4) Decorate beak and feathers
Use orange icing with round tip to decorate triangle beak. Use white icing with round tip to decorate scallop feathers.

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