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Make a spooktacular treat for Halloween

1st October 2013

Cobweb cookies

These Chocolate cobweb cookies are ideal for children to bake during half-term.

They're easy to make and will look great served at a Halloween party or given out as treats to eager trick or treaters. Recipe taken from Fairy Cooking, £4.99.


To make 18 cookies, you will need:

160g (5 1/2oz)  plain flour

2 tablespoons of cocoa powder

100g (4oz) butter, refrigerated

50g (2oz) caster sugar

2 tablespoons of milk

white writing icing

a 6.5cm (2 1/2in) round cutter

2 baking trays, lined with baking parchment

a cocktail stick

Heat your oven to 180C, 350F, gas mark 4.


For a step-by-step recipe for Chocolate cobweb Cookies you can download and print out this excerpt from Fairy Cooking, £4.99.


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