Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Easter Nest Cookies
A sweet treat for the Easter table or a spring party, these cookies couldn't be easier, starting with refrigerated sugar cookies and purchased frosting.
Prep Time: 45 Min
Total Time: 45 Min
1package (16 oz) Pillsbury® Ready To Bake!™ refrigerated sugar cookies (24 cookies)
1container (12 oz) fluffy white frosting
1cup flaked coconut
Bake cookies as directed on package.
Cool completely, about 10 minutes.
Add coconut to a 1-quart resealable food-storage plastic bag. Add 2 to 3 drops favorite food color, shaking bag to blend color. It may be necessary to add 1 to 2 teaspoons water to help disperse the color evenly or additional food color until desired color is reached.
Sprinkle about 1 teaspoon coconut on each cookie.
Top with jelly beans or candy coated chocolate peanut candy.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft)
1 Serving (1 cookie)Calories 160(Calories from Fat 70),Total Fat 8g(Saturated Fat 3g,Trans Fat 1g),Cholesterol 0mg;Sodium 70mg;Total Carbohydrate 22g(Dietary Fiber 0g,Sugars 16g),Protein 0g;Percent Daily Value*:Vitamin A 0.00%;Vitamin C 0.00%;Calcium 0.00%;Iron 0.00%;Exchanges:1/2 Starch;0 Fruit;1 Other Carbohydrate;0 Skim Milk;0 Low-Fat Milk;0 Milk;0 Vegetable;0 Very Lean Meat;0 Lean Meat;0 High-Fat Meat;1 1/2 Fat;Carbohydrate Choices:1 1/2;*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.