Introduction: Halloween Treats - Easy Black Cat Cookies
This recipe was found in a newspaper around 15 years ago. This year we decided to change the recipe a little because we could not find "red hots" so we used red jelly beans.
We make these cookies every Halloween.
Also sorry about some of the pictures. My good camera's battery died so I had to use my old one.
Step 1: Ingredients and Tools
- 1 cup of creamy peanut butter
- 1/3 cup of water
- 2 eggs
- 1 package of chocolate cake mix
Red hots(Red Jelly Beans)
- A Glass cup
- Mixing Bowl
- Popsicle sticks
- Measuring cup
Step 2: Step 1 - Preheat Oven
The first step is to preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
Step 3: Step 2 - Mixing the Batter
Beat together the peanut butter, water and eggs.
After that gradually add the cake mix.
Step 4: Step 3 - Making the Cat's Head
1st make 1-1/2-in balls and place them on the cookie sheet.
Push a Popsicle stick into each of the balls.
Next flatten each ball using the glass cup dipped in a bowl of sugar.
Pinch 2 "cat ears" at the top.
Use a fork to make whisker marks.
Step 5: Step 4 - Bake and Add Candy
Bake the cookies for about 10-12 minutes.
Remove from oven and immediately add the candy corn eyes and
red-hot jelly bean nose.