Abuelita Sugar Skull Cookies
Halloweeners in your family will love these Abuelita Sugar Skull Cookies.
20 mins. to Prepare
13 mins. Cooking Time
20 mins. Standing Time cooling
53 mins. Total
PREHEAT oven to 375° F.
COMBINE flour, baking soda and salt in medium bowl; set aside.
PLACE butter and Abuelita chocolate in medium saucepan. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring frequently, for 5 minutes or until completely melted and smooth; let cool for 10 minutes.
BEAT Abuelita mixture and sugar in large mixer bowl. Add egg; beat until combined. Gradually add flour mixture, beating just until blended.
SHAPE rounded tablespoon of dough into ball. Flatten ball into a disk and shape into a skull by pinching sides of bottom quarter of dough. Repeat with remaining dough. Place cookies 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.
BAKE for 8 to 9 minutes or until golden around edges. Immediately press Skulls N’ Bones onto cookies to form eyes and mouth. Cool on baking sheets for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.