Halloween Spider Cookies

Halloween Spider Cookies are the easiest and cutest Halloween dessert ever! All you need is your favorite cookie, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, candy eyes and some chocolate drizzle!
Author: Jennifer Fishkind
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
let cookies cool: 30 mins
Total Time: 38 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 16 cookies
Halloween Spider cookies - an easy and delicious Halloween treat
4.25 from 12 votes

Ingredients

  • 16 Sugar Cookies (Make your own, use refrigerated cookie dough or use my 3 ingredient cake mix cookies (see link above))
  • 16 Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Minis
  • 36 Candy Eyes
  • 1 bag Chocolate Candy Melts

Instructions

  1. Bake cookies as directed

  2. As soon as you pull them from the oven, use the bottom of a teaspoon measurer and gently press a divot into the cookie

  3. Let the cookies cool completely

  4. Melt the candy melts and place either in a pastry bag or use a zip lock baggie and cut of the corner. 

  5. Take a Reese’s and place some melted chocolate along the bottom and press the Reese’s onto the divot in the cookie

  6. Let the Reese's set and dry

  7. Take your candy eyes and place a dab of melted chocolate on the back and place on the side of the Reese’s 

  8. Use the melted chocolate to pipe "spider legs" on the cookie

  9. Let all of the chocolate dry

  10. Serve and enjoy

Recipe Video

Recipe Notes

Bake your cookies, as directed As soon as you pull them from the oven, use the bottom of a teaspoon measurer and gently press a divot into the cookie Let the cookies cool completely Prepare your drizzle chocolate according to the directions provided Take a Reese's and place some chocolate along the bottom and press the Reese's onto the divot in the cookie Let Reese's set Take your candy eyes and place a dab of melted chocolate on the back and place on the side of the Reese's Let eyes set Use your chocolate drizzle to make spiders legs on the cookie Let dry

Nutrition per serving

Calories: 88kcal
Fat: 4g
Saturated fat: 2g
Sodium: 35mg
Potassium: 24mg
Carbohydrates: 11g
Sugar: 10g
Vitamin A: 5%
Calcium: 5%
Iron: 0.1%
Keyword: Halloween
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