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Monster Eye Cookies

Fun and festive Monster Eye cookies made with butter cookies. Fabulous cookies that are perfect for any Halloween party.
Course Dessert, Halloween, Snacks
Cuisine American
Keyword #HalloweenTreatsWeek, Halloween cookies
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
cooling time 5 minutes
Servings 24 cookies
Calories 127kcal
Author Eileen Kelly


Wet Ingredients

Dry Ingredients


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Dry Ingredients

  • In a medium bowl combine the all purpose flour, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.

Mixing the Monster Eye Cookie

  • In a large mixing bowl using a hand mixer, cream unsalted butter and sugar until well blended.
  • Add in the egg and vanilla. Continue to mix for another minute or two, until ingredients well blended.
  • Gradually mix in the dry ingredients Use low speed on mixer to combine.
  • Continue to mix until mixture forms together about 3-4 minutes.
  • Separate dough into 3 bowls.
  • Use food coloring to color each piece of dough a different color, purple, green, orange. Blend the color well into the dough.
  • Roll dough into 1 inch balls on a baking sheet.
  • Either spray sheet with non-stick spray or use a non stick pad on baking tray.
  • Place the dough on the baking sheet about 2 inches apart.
  • Press dough down slightly.
  • Bake about 8 -9 minutes till cookie is baked through
  • Remove baking tray from oven.
  • Quickly place eyes on the cookies to your preference 2-3 per cookie.
  • Let cool completely and enjoy.


Serving: 1cookie | Calories: 127kcal | Carbohydrates: 13g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 95mg | Potassium: 15mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 236IU | Calcium: 4mg | Iron: 1mg