Recipe: Bunny Butt Cookies
Summary: Kids are going to love making and eating these cute Bunny Butt cookies!
- 1 roll (16.5 oz) Pillsbury refrigerated sugar cookies
- 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
- 1 container (12 oz) fluffy white whipped ready-to-spread frosting Pink gel food color, if desired
- 22 miniature marshmallows
- Assorted size candy sprinkles
- Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, knead cookie dough and flour with hands until well mixed.
- Reshape dough into 9×1 1/2-inch log.
- Wrap in plastic wrap; refrigerate 30 minutes.Remove plastic wrap. Cut cookie dough into 33 slices. Cut 11 slices into 4 equal wedges; shape each wedge into ovals for bunny feet. Place cookie dough slices and bunny feet on ungreased cookie sheet.
- Bake 8 to 12 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets to cooling racks. Cool completely, about 15 minutes.
- In medium microwavable bowl, stir frosting and 1 to 3 drops pink food color until well blended. Microwave uncovered on High 10 to 15 seconds or until soft but not translucent.
- To make bunny butt, frost 1 whole cookie slice and 2 bunny feet with frosting. Place bunny feet on bottom of cookie as shown in photo. Place 1 marshmallow in center of each cookie for tail. Decorate bunny paws with candy sprinkles. Repeat with remaining cookie slices and bunny feet.
Preparation time: 30 minute(s)
Cooking time: 12 minute(s)
Makes: 22 cookies
Note: To add ears to your bunny, place candy-coated almonds or jelly beans at top of each cookie.
Recipe adapted from and photo courtesy of: Pillsbury