Halloween Treats: Easy Frankenstein Cookie Pops

Well.. remember the Traffic Light Cookie Pops we did a while back over at Red Ted Art? Well.. I was looking at them again recently (as you do) and I thought “oooooh how about some Frankenstein Cookie Pops?!” perfect for Halloween Treats! You could even wrap them in cello phane and hand them out?

Seriously. These are easy. And are made from our usual “basic cookie recipe”:

Ingredients: 300g plain flour, 200g unsalted butter, 100g sugar

You will also need coffee stirrers

Decorating: Icing sugar, a little water, green food colouring, choc sprinkles, white choc buttons, red and black icing pens, mini marshmallows

1) Mix together (be sure that butter is at room temp).

2) If dough is v soft, place in fridge for a 10min or so to harden

3) Roll out dough to about 0.5cm thickness and cut out rectangles (exactly as per the Traffic Light pops)

4) Ease in your coffee stirrer. Should it break through the cookie, start again.

5) Place on tray and bake for 12-15min or until golden.

6) Let cool briefly on tray and then transfer to rack to cool fully.

7) Make a paste with the icing sugar, green food dye and water. Don’t make it too runny.

8) Add to your cookie and decorate: choc sprinkles for hair, buttons for eyes, marshmallows for “bolts”, details in icing pen (e.g. the pupils, nose, red scar and mouth).


What are your favourite homebaked Halloween Treats? Would love to hear about them all!


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17 Responses to Halloween Treats: Easy Frankenstein Cookie Pops

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  2. these are so cute and yummy looking
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  3. Kristina says:

    Maggy these turned out SOOO cute! What a great idea. I am pinning this to my Halloween board and hopefully we’ll try them out. My kids would adore them.
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  4. These are so cute! If a frankensteins monst can be cute. Love the marshmallows.

    Thanks for linking to the sUnday showcase. I’ve pinned this to our board.
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  5. How did I miss these earlier – they are so cute and look delicious as well. Thank you for linking up to Tuesday Tots and just to let you know that I will be featuring them this week on Rainy Day Mum
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  7. Michelle L says:

    Heehee, those are hilariously cute! The marshmallow bolts are genius!
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