3D Christmas Tree Cookie Stacks

3d christmas tree cookie stacks
3D Christmas Tree Cookie Stacks
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Servings 24

Chocolate chip cookies make up these delicious 3D holiday trees. They're easy to make when you start with Betty Crocker™ cookie dough. ...MORE + LESS -


1 pouch Betty Crocker™ chocolate chip cookie mix
1/2 cup butter, softened
1 egg
1 1/2 cups Betty Crocker™ Creamy Deluxe™ vanilla frosting
Candy sprinkles, if desired
Icing sugar, if desired


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  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. In medium bowl, stir cookie mix, butter and egg until soft dough forms. Shape 3 (1/4-cup) balls from dough. Shape 3 more balls, using 3 level tablespoons dough for each. Place all 6 balls on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until edges are light brown.
  • 2
    Meanwhile, shape 3 balls using 2 tablespoons dough for each ball. Shape 3 balls, 1 1/2 inches in diameter. Place all 6 balls on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until edges are light brown.
  • 3
    Continue with remaining dough to make 3 balls of each of the following diameters: 1 1/4 inches, 1 inch, 3/4 inch and 1/2 inch. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 5 to 7 minutes or until edges are light brown. Cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • 4
    Heat frosting in microwavable bowl uncovered on High 30 seconds, stirring every 10 seconds, until frosting can be stirred smooth and fluid. Each tree will be a stack of 8 different size cookies. To assemble 3 trees, stack cookies on serving platter, starting with largest size cookie on bottom, and stacking each smaller size cookie on top, spreading frosting between each layer. Drizzle remaining frosting over trees, and garnish with sprinkles. Sprinkle icing sugar on platter to look like snow.

Expert Tips

  • Any flavour Betty Crocker cookie mix can be used in place of the chocolate chip. Make dough according to package directions. Bake times may vary, watch the cookies closely as they bake.

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Serving Size: 24
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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