Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

Renée G.


This recipe and photo came from the Pillsbury web site. I am posting because I thought it was a cute idea and was just curious if a Pillsbury video is going to play or if FoodNetwork has one of their own...if so, did they steal it from Pillsbury?

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1 roll (16.5 oz) pillsbury™ refrigerated sugar cookies or 1 package (16 oz) pillsbury™ ready to bake!™ refrigerated sugar cookies (24 cookies)
1 container (16 oz) chocolate creamy frosting
candy corn
orange decorating icing
miniature candy-coated chocolate baking bits

How to Make Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies


  • 1Bake cookies as directed on roll or package. Cool completely, about 10 minutes.
  • 2Spoon chocolate frosting into 1-quart Ziploc® Brand storage bag; seal bag. Cut off tiny bottom corner of bag. On each cookie, pipe frosting on outer edge of half of cookie. Arrange candy corn over frosting for feathers.
  • 3Pipe orange icing onto each cookie to resemble turkey face and feet. Use orange icing to attach baking bits to turkey face for eyes. Pipe black gel on baking bits for centers of eyes.

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About Thanksgiving Turkey Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids