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Flying Broomstick Cats Recipe

Flying Broomstick Cats Recipe

—Taste of Home Test Kitchen
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:6 servings

Ingredients

  • Pattern on this page
  • 5 ounces milk chocolate candy coating, coarsely chopped, divided
  • 6 pretzel dipping sticks
  • Yellow sprinkles
  • 3/4 cup potato sticks
  • 1 tablespoon white baking chips

Directions

  • 1. Trace three images of the cat pattern onto waxed paper; place on a baking sheet. Place another sheet of waxed paper over the top and secure both to baking sheet with tape. Repeat all steps.
  • 2. In a small microwave-safe bowl, melt 2 oz. of candy coating; stir until smooth. Cut a small hole in the corner of a pastry or plastic bag; insert #3 round pastry tip. Fill bag with melted chocolate. Pipe outlines of three cats and fill in centers.
  • 3. Place a pretzel stick at bottom of each cat for broomstick. With sprinkles, add eye and collar on each cat. Melt 2 oz. of additional candy coating; repeat for remaining cats.
  • 4. Melt remaining candy coating. Cut a small hole in the corner of a pastry or plastic bag; insert #3 round pastry tip. Fill bag with melted chocolate. Pipe a small amount of chocolate on one end of each pretzel stick; attach potato sticks to form broom bristles.
  • 5. Melt vanilla chips; stir until smooth. Place in a pastry bag with a #3 round tip. Pipe lines where broomsticks and bristles meet. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 164 calories, 9 g fat (7 g saturated fat), trace cholesterol, 46 mg sodium, 21 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 1 g protein.