Monster Pops

Monster Pops

Prep:
20 mins
Cooking:
14 mins
Level:
Easy
Yields:
24 cookies (2 dozen)

Scare up some fun and tasty treats with your family this Halloween. Kids and adults alike can be creative decorating these Monster Pops cookies with colors of frosting and their favorite candies.

Find more Halloween recipes at the Nestlé Kitchens blog.

Ingredients

  • 1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter or margarine, softened
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups (12-oz. pkg.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels
  • 2 cups old-fashioned oats
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 24 wooden craft sticks
  • 1 container (16 oz.) prepared vanilla frosting, colored as desired, or colored icing tubes

Directions

PREHEAT oven to 325° F.

COMBINE flour, baking soda and salt in small bowl. Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar and vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until creamy. Beat in eggs. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Stir in morsels, oats and raisins. Drop dough by level 1/4 cup measure 3 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets. Shape into round mounds. Insert wooden stick into side of each mound.

BAKE for 14 to 18 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on baking sheets on wire racks for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.

DECORATE pops as desired. Use frosting and colored candies: WONKA® RUNTS® and/or NERDS®.

For those on the go, 2 pkg. (16.5 oz. each), NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Refrigerated Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough can be substituted for the first nine ingredients, adding 1 cup quick or old-fashioned oats and 1/2 cup raisins to the dough. Bake as stated above for 16 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Makes 18 cookies.

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Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size
    1/24 cookies (2 dozen) of recipe
  • Calories 350
  • Calories from Fat 140

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 15g 24%
  • Saturated Fat 8g 41%
  • Cholesterol 40mg 13%
  • Sodium 200mg 8%
  • Carbohydrates 51g 17%
  • Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
  • Sugars 36g
  • Protein 3g
  • Vitamin A 6%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Calcium 2%
  • Iron 6%

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