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These Halloween Monster Cookies bring in the spook AND cuteness factor - all in one! Plus, they’re really easy to make, and you probably have the majority of the ingredients already in your pantry.

Halloween Monster Cookies

These Halloween Monster Cookies bring in thespook AND cuteness factor - all in one! Plus, they’re really easy to make, andyou probably have the majority of the ingredients already in your pantry.
Servings 24 cookies

Ingredients
  

  • 3 cups vanilla cake mix about one standard box
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ tsp green gel food coloring
  • ¼ cup granulated sugar
  • ¼ cup powdered sugar
  • ½ cup white frosting
  • Black decorating frosting

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • Mix cake mix, oil and eggs in a large bowl.
  • Add gel food coloring to the batter and mix until completely tinted.
  • Pour each sugar in its own bowl.
  • Roll about 1 ½ tablespoons worth of batter into bowl of granulated sugar, forming it into a ball about 1 ½ inches in size.
  • Next, roll coated cookie ball into powdered sugar.
  • Set each cookie on the lined cookie sheet, about 2 inches away from each other.
  • Bake for 11 to 13 minutes and allow to cool before decorating.
  • Scoop white frosting into a piping bag with Wilton tip #8 attached.
  • Attach Wilton tip #3 to the black decorating frosting.
  • Pipe out white circles on each cookie, about 3-4 on each. Next, top each white circle with black frosting, smaller than the white circle.
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