Pink Lemonade Mini Cookie Cakes

Pink Lemonade Mini Cookie Cakes

Tags: Cookies, Dessert/Sweets, Snack

  • Prep Time: 90 min
  • Cook Time: 4 min
  • Ready Time: 120 min
  • Yield: 28 cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 (17.5 oz.) package Pillsbury® Pink Lemonade Flavored Cookie Mix
  • 1/4 stick Crisco® Baking Sticks All-Vegetable Shortening
  • OR 1/4 cup Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1/4 cup butter, softened
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 (8 oz.) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 container Pillsbury® Creamy Supreme® Pink Lemonade Flavored Frosting
  • Decorator sprinkles, if desired

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 350°F. Stir cookie mix, shortening, butter and egg in medium bowl until a soft dough is formed. Roll level teaspoons of dough into balls. Place on ungreased baking sheet. Dip bottom of glass in flour. Press dough balls to 1 3/4-inches in diameter.
  • BAKE 3 to 4 minutes or just until edges begin to brown. Remove to wire rack to cool. Cut cookies with 1 1/2-inch cookie cutter. Crumble cookie scraps to form fine crumbs.
  • BEAT cream cheese in medium bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until softened. Blend in frosting. Stir in reserved 3/4 cup fine cookie crumbs. Place filling mixture in decorating bag fitted with large round tip. Pipe filling on top of cookie. Repeat twice ending with frosting. Sprinkle with cookie crumbs and garnish with decorator sprinkles, if desired. Chill until ready to serve.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 of 28 cookies), Calories 200 (Calories from Fat 100), Total Fat 11g (Saturated Fat 4.5g, Trans Fat 1g), Cholesterol 20mg, Sodium 170mg, Total Carbohydrate 26g (Dietary Fiber 0g, Sugars 19g), Protein 1g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 4%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 0%, Iron 2%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.