Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies - round peanut butter sandwich cookies bathed in melted chocolate and dressed up as turkeys with Sunburst Chocolate Covered Sunflower Seeds; a delightful Thanksgiving dessert.
Next week is Thanksgiving and I am STARVING for turkey, gravy, and rolls.
Yeah, I know that isn't what most people crave when they think of Thanksgiving dinner, but what can I say I am not most people. I am an EXTREMELY picky eater, so turkey, gravy, and rolls are what I'll be eating.
Usually, I don't look forward to Thanksgiving food but this year I am starved for it. Maybe I need something in my belly other than all the junk food I've been overindulging in this year.
Of course, I will be indulging in some Thanksgiving desserts. What kind of dessert blogger would I be if I didn't?
Since I have the food palate of a toddler probably worse than, I'll be tantalizing my taste buds with peanut butter sandwich cookies dressed up like turkeys, Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies that is.
Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies are super stinkin' cute, easy-peasy to make, and positively delightful for your Thanksgiving gathering.
To dress up your Thanksgiving holiday with these Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies you'll need round Nutter Butter cookies, Chocolate Candiquik, royal icing eyes, and Sunburst Chocolate Covered Sunflower Seeds.
Don't let the ingredient list overwhelm you, this Thanksgiving dessert is easier than pie; your kids can even help you make them.
Bonus, if you have leftover Sunburst Chocolate Covered Sunflower Seeds you can make Crispy Sunflower Cookies which are drool-worthy delish AND are featured in United Sweets of America 2019 planner put out by the US Department of State. Woot. Woot.
Dress up your Thanksgiving with simple and festive Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies.
Everyone will gobble them right up.
Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies
- Line baking sheet with silicone baking mat or parchment paper. Set aside.
- In a microwave safe bowl, add a half pound of Chocolate Candiquik. Microwave on medium heat for 30 seconds. Remove and stir slowly. Replace in microwave for 15-second increments until chocolate is completely melted.
- Dip round Nutter Butter Cookies into melted chocolate using a fork and lightly tap to remove excess chocolate; transfer to silicone baking mat/parchment paper and immediately but gently press royal icing eyes, Sunbursts yellow beak, red gobble, and feathers onto the cookie. Allow Turkey Nutter Butter Cookies to sit until chocolate hardens. Eat & Enjoy!
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Wilton Candy Melting Pot | Silpat Silicone Baking Mat | Round Nutter Butter Cookies | Chocolate Candiquik | Royal Icing Eyes | Sunburst Chocolate Covered Sunflower Seeds