Turtle Cookie Cups

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Valerie Johnson

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@ValerieJ

These little cookie cups are very easy to make. I made them for Super Bowl Sunday and they were a big hit.

If you like chocolate and caramel, I'm sure you will like these.

A Betty Crocker recipe.

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These sweet treats are cute as cupcakes, snackable as cookies and as addictive as candy! Yum.... Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 58 votes

Comments:
Serves:
makes 36 cookie cups
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    betty crocker double chocolate chunk cookie mix
  • 3 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 Tbsp
    water
  • 1
    egg
  • 36
    round milk chocolate-covered chewy caramels, unwrapped
  • 36
    pecan halves

How to Make Turtle Cookie Cups

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees. Place miniature paper baking cups in each of 36 mini muffin cups.
  2. In large bowl stir cookie mix, oil, water and egg until soft dough forms.
  3. Shape dough into 36 1-1/4 inch balls, place in muffin cups. If dough becomes sticky, dust hands with flour.
  4. Bake 8 - 9 minutes or until edges are set. Immediately press one milk chocolate-covered caramel into center of each cookie cup.
  5. Cool two minutes. Top with pecan halves. Cool completely. Remove from pan with narrow spatula.

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About Turtle Cookie Cups

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



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