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Bunny & Chick Cookies Recipe

Bunny & Chick Cookies

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"Making sweet bunnies and chicks is child's play. Devouring the cookies is a tasty pleasure for all."

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Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees F. In medium bowl, stir cookie mix, melted butter, egg and flour until soft dough forms.
  2. For 12 chicks: Shape dough into 12 (1-inch) balls for bodies and 12 (1/2-inch) balls for heads. Roll balls in yellow sugar. On ungreased cookie sheet, arrange small balls on tops of large balls to look like chicks. In bottom of each large ball, place licorice pieces for legs. On each small ball, place 1 baking bit for eye. Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until light golden brown. Immediately place candy corn on head of each for beak. Cool 1 minute; remove to wire rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  3. For 12 bunnies: Reserve 1/4 cup dough. Shape remaining dough into 12 (1-inch) balls for heads. Roll balls in pink or purple sugar. On ungreased cookie sheet, for each bunny, place 1 ball and flatten slightly. With reserved dough, shape bunny ears and cheeks and roll in sugar as desired; arrange on each cookie. Place 2 baking bits on each face for eyes and 1 baking bit for nose. Place white candy sprinkles in cheeks for whiskers. Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove to wire rack. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
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Footnotes

  • TIPS from the kitchens:
  • Special Touch: Create your own colored sugar by mixing granulated sugar with drops of food color in a small bowl. Gradually add food color until you get the desired color.
  • ®Reg. T.M. of General Mills, Inc. or its affiliates
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Reviews More Reviews

Apr 06, 2009

I made these today. I used my own sugar cookie recipe instead of the mix, so it made about 3 dozen. It took me a long time to make the cheeks and ears, and I had a heck of a time with the "whiskers" even using tweezers. But they're fun and I know the kids will love them.

 
Mar 25, 2005

This was fast AND quick, and not only that, my kids and i had so much making and eating them!!! This is an awsome EAser Treat !!! HAPPY EASTER

 

7 Ratings

Nov 23, 2008

They are the cutest things I ever saw. Everybody loved them and thought I went to so much trouble. I was a hit!

 
Mar 27, 2005

Used ready made sugar cookie rolls. Cut out the shapes and added the candy for decorations. The kids really enjoyed these.

 
May 01, 2009

These are adorable. I only made chicks as my three year old wouldn't have cooporated for that long!

 
Mar 27, 2005

This recipe is a lot of fun and the cookies plump up and are so cute!

 
Apr 13, 2009

the recipie is adorable and delicious and gorgeous and the chicks come out sooo cute and the bunnys for me had a hard time because the ears came out strange but other than that is was so cute. i love it the ears were soo short and this is something i will definetly do again. i cant wait till next easter to do these with my granddaughter. from loving grandmother

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 293 kcal
  • 15%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 40.1 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 38 mg
  • 13%
  • Fat
  • 13.6 g
  • 21%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 2.6 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 159 mg
  • 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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