Pilgrim Hat Cookies
Total TimePrep: 1 hour
- 1 cup vanilla frosting
- 7 drops yellow food coloring
- 32 miniature peanut butter cups
- 1 package (11-1/2 ounces) fudge-striped cookies
- 32 pieces orange mini Chiclets gum
- In a small shallow bowl, combine frosting and food coloring. Remove paper liners from peanut butter cups.
- Holding the bottom of a peanut butter cup, dip top of cup in yellow frosting. Position over center hole on the bottom of cookie, forming the hatband and crown. Add a buckle of Chiclets gum. Repeat with remaining cups and cookies.
Nutrition Facts1 cookie: 130 calories, 7g fat (3g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 81mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.
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Nov 20, 2017
Made these this morning with my 3 year old granddaughter. She was so proud of herself and stuck with it until the end. We used Reese’s Pieces for the buckles. I think we have a new Thanksgiving tradition!
Nov 26, 2016
Super easy and very cute. I used cut up fruit leather for the buckles.
Nov 30, 2015
Super easy and very cute. Had 2 dozen of them done in about 15 minutes. Could not find Chiclets anywhere, but was able to find Tic Tacs in a color that worked perfectly.
Nov 24, 2015
I made these with my kindergarten class. Easy enough for them to follow instructions. They came out adorable, I used icing as well for the buckles. Kids gave recipe 5 stars, they devoured them and said "These are delicious!"
Nov 9, 2015
Adorable! My kids had a blast making these and everyone enjoyed eating them.
Feb 2, 2014
I made these this past Thanksgiving for my daughters, my niece, and my nephews. They were a big hit. I saved a step and bought a tube of decorator's yellow icing, and I used sprinkles instead of chiclets for the buckles. They were so easy to make, and yummy too!
Dec 9, 2013
Very simple the 6 year old did these and had a lot of fun.
Dec 4, 2013
Fun to make Thanksgiving morning with my 13 year old daughter while we watched the parade. Used plain white icing without the food coloring and looked just as good. Couldn't find Chiclets so cut slices of a Lifesaver Gummy and it worked great. Everyone loved them! They are our new Thanksgiving tradition!
Nov 26, 2013
I used mini m&m's and just picked out yellow and orange ones
Nov 23, 2013
Really easy to make. Couldn't find the chiclets gum so I used tic tacs instead. Took this to my daughter's classroom for her Thanksgiving feast and didn't get any back!!