Football Cookies Made With Nutter Butters

Looking for some fun and easy Football Party Food to make for your next Tailgating Party? Transform Nutter Butters into football cookies using this simple recipe and wow your guests during your next get together.

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This season, I’ve really been amping up my football gaming at home. I’ve had a few viewing parties, gone tailgating, and even had the chance to hit the Jets field during a private blogger event. This is my SEASON!

If you are looking for more football party food ideas, here’s some of my favorites: Italian Bruschetta Pomodoro, Baked Ricotta Cheese Dip Recipe, and The Easiest Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe.

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Ingredients Needed To Create Football Cookies:

Royal Icing Ingredients:

If you are looking for a printable version of this recipe, just head to the bottom of the page for a consolidated version of this blog post.

How To Make Football Cookies

Line a cookie sheet with wax paper. Tape down the sides and ends of the wax paper to the cookie sheet.

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Using a double boiler melt the chocolate melts. Stir often until all of the chocolate is melted.

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With a fork, dip each cookie into the melted chocolate. If necessary, use a spoon to spread the chocolate over the entire cookie – both front and back.

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Place the dipped chocolate cookies on the lined cookie sheet. Allow them to dry completely (about 20+ minutes).

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Royal Icing Decorating: 

Combine all ingredients in a mixing bowl mixing on medium speed for 4 minutes. If icing isn’t stiff enough, you’ll want to add 1/4 cup powder sugar until stiff. Spoon the icing into piping bags using a #2 tip.

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Following the examples in the picture use the icing to make lines on each end of the cookies. Draw the lines in a curved shape – not just a straight line. In the center of the cookie, draw a short line and then cross this line with three small lines. Allow to dry completely.

What do you think about these football cookies? Something you would do this Football season? If you are planning a Superbowl party – add this to your list!!!

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Football Cookies

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • * 1 package Nutter Butter cookies
  • * 12 oz chocolate candy melts
  • * Wax paper
  • Royal Icing Ingredients:
  • * 2 egg whites
  • * 1 C powder sugar
  • * ½ tsp cream of tartar

Instructions

  1. Line a cookie sheet with wax paper. Tape down the sides and ends of the wax paper to the cookie sheet.
  2. Using a double boiler melt the chocolate melts. Stir often until all of the chocolate is melted.
  3. With a fork, dip each cookie into the melted chocolate. If necessary, use a spoon to spread the chocolate over the entire cookie - both front and back.
  4. Place the dipped chocolate cookies on the lined cookie sheet. Allow them to dry completely (about 20+ minutes).
  5. Use the icing to make lines on each end of the cookies. Draw the lines in a curved shape - not just a straight line. In the center of the cookie, draw a short line and then cross this line with three small lines. Allow to dry completely.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving:Calories: 367Total Fat: 14gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 14mgSodium: 68mgCarbohydrates: 56gFiber: 2gSugar: 51gProtein: 4g

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About Vera Sweeney

Vera Sweeney – mom, blogger, and New York resident – is the founder of Lady and the Blog. Her main focus is to help busy women stay on top of the latest style, culinary, and parenting trends.

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  1. Husband would love these sa they are made with his favorite cookies. I love your festive ideas fro treats. I may have to borrow a few.

    Posted 10.12.16

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