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Halloween Monster Eye Walnut Cookies

These festive Halloween Monster Eye Walnut Cookies are SO cute and perfect for Halloween! A quick and easy cookie loaded with maple syrup, walnuts, mini m&ms, and candy eyeballs!
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Halloween Monster Eye Walnut Cookies
Servings: 24 cookies
Calories: 147kcal

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter softened to room temperature
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar packed
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 1/2 cup pure maple syrup
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup California Walnuts
  • 1/2 cup mini m&ms
  • Candy eyeballs to taste

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and line a rimmed baking sheets with a silicone mat or parchment paper. Set aside.*
  • In a large bowl, beat together butter, brown sugar, and egg yolk until fluffy, about 1 minute.
  • Beat in maple syrup until well combined.
  • Add in flour, baking soda, and salt. Beat together until fully combined.
  • Stir in California Walnuts and mini m&ms.
  • Using a cookie scoop, scoop 6 cookies onto the prepared baking sheet.
  • Gently press the candy eyeballs on top of the cookie dough.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 10 minutes, or until cookies are cooked to your liking.
  • Gently press more candy eyeballs into the baked cookies, if desired.
  • Repeat with remaining cookie dough.
  • Enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 147kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 18mg | Sodium: 100mg | Potassium: 44mg | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 20IU | Calcium: 21mg | Iron: 0.7mg