Cookie Monster Ice Cream Sandwiches - Cute Cookies
Cookie Monster Ice Cream Sandwiches - Cute Cookies!
Prep Time
30 mins
Cook Time
14 mins
Total Time
44 mins
 
Cute blue Cookie Monster Cookies with ice cream sandwiched in between.
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Baking
Keyword: cookie monster dessert, ice cream sandwitch
Servings: 20 people
Author: Beth Jackson Klosterboer
Ingredients
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 - 8 ounce block cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • blue food coloring
  • optional white food coloring
  • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • blue cookie icing
  • 40 large candy eyes
  • 4 cups ice cream, softened slightly
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Combine butter and cream cheese in a mixing bowl.
  3. Beat until light and fluffy.
  4. Add sugar and beat until well mixed.
  5. Pour in egg, vanilla, almond extract, and food coloring and beat until creamy.
  6. Whisk together flour, baking powder.
  7. Stir the dry ingredients into the wet just until combined.
  8. Scoop out 40 heaping tablespoons of dough and set on parchment paper lined baking sheets.
  9. Use a fork to spike the dough to make it look furry, if desired.
  10. Bake one tray at a time for 12-16 minutes until the edges of the cookie feel set and the tops no longer look wet.
  11. Remove cookies and allow to cool completely,
  12. Peel cookies off parchment paper and pair them up based on size.
  13. Use blue cookie icing to attach two candy eyes to half of the cookies.
  14. Place a scoop of ice cream in between two cookies.
  15. Freeze until ready to serve.