Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

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We are sharing these adorable Monster Sandwich Cookies that we created for Halloween! These are so fun and easy to make…the Kids will love them! We found this fun idea from the Dixie Crystal Kids in the Kitchen website found HERE where they have a ton of easy and adorable treat ideas for Kids!

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Monster Sandwich Cookies

  • Candy eyes
  • Mini marshmallows
  • 1 3/4 cups flour
  • 3/4 cup cocoa
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, room temperature
  • 1 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar 
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

For Buttercream Icing: 

Directions

Preheat oven to 350° F. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.

In bowl, whisk flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. Set aside.

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Cream butter and sugar together until light and creamy, about 3 minutes. Add egg, milk, and vanilla. Once combined, slowly add dry ingredients until fully mixed.  Take a heaping tablespoon and drop batter onto the prepared baking sheets, 2 inches apart.

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Bake for 10 to 12 minutes. The cookies will be set, but still soft. Cool on the baking sheets for 5 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.

Frosting

Mix the softened butter in a large bowl. Add the powdered sugar and mix in between each cup…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Place 1/2 cup of frosting in a small bowl and set aside. Separate the rest of the frosting into 3 bowls….

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Add your food coloring into each bowl of frosting and mix until well blended. We squeezed in 2 drops for each color…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Place large baggies in a cup and fill the bags with the frosting…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Snip off the ends and pipe the frosting on the flat end of the cookie.

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Top with another cookie. Glue on the candy eyes using your reserved frosting.

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Cut your mini marshmallows at an angle using kitchen scissors like this…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Press on your marshmallow halves on the front side of the frosting to look like teeth…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Here is our Purple Monster…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Orange Monster…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

and Green Monster…

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

My boys LOVED their fun Monster Sandwich Cookies and also had a blast making them!

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

Let them kids get creative and see what kind of fun Monster Sandwich Cookies that they come up with!

Halloween Monster Sandwich Cookies

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