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They're creepy and they're kookie, they're all together spooky! Grab this easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe for baking with kids! Perfect for family Halloween fun and classroom Halloween party snack ideas! #Recipe #cookies #Halloween #Monster #PurpleFood #FamilyFriendly #CookingWithKids #Homemade
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Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookies Recipe

Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Servings: 30 Cookies
Author: Crystal

Ingredients

  • 3 cups flour
  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¾ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup 2 sticks butter, room temperature
  • 2 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1 ¼ cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • Halloween sprinkles
  • Candy eyes
  • Purple gel food coloring

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a large bowl, mix together the flour, baking soda, salt, and baking powder. Set aside.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe
  • In a separate bowl, beat together the butter, cream cheese, and sugar until light and fluffy.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe
  • Add the vanilla, egg, and two to three drops of purple gel food coloring. Beat until well combined.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe
  • Slowly add the dry ingredients and mix until well combined. A spoon may be needed to mix in the last of the flour if the dough is too thick for a mixer.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe
  • Scoop heaping tablespoons of dough from the bowl and roll into a ball. Dip the balls into the Halloween sprinkles, leaving the bottom free of sprinkles.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe
  • Place each rolled cookie on the prepared baking sheet and press the balls down slightly with the bottom of a cup. Press candy eyes into the tops of the cookies.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe
  • Bake in the preheated oven for 10 to 12 minutes, until the bottom of the cookies are beginning to brown. Remove from oven and allow to cool on the baking sheet for five minutes, then transfer to a wire cooling rack to cool completely before serving.
    Step by step instructions for making Easy Monster Mash Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe