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Movember Mustache Cookies

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  • Prep 60 min
  • Total 60 min
  • Servings 12
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Turn up the heat with a spicy chocolate frosting on sugar cookies this Movember, the annual event involving the growing of moustaches during the month of November to raise awareness and funds for men's health issues. Whether you are a Mo Bro or a Mo Sista, don't forget to register at
May 17, 2018
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  • 1 pouch Betty Crocker™ sugar cookie mix
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup Betty Crocker™ Creamy Deluxe™ Whipped chocolate frosting
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper (cayenne)
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • Assorted decorating gels and candies, as desired


  • 1
    Heat oven to 375°F. In medium bowl, stir cookie mix, flour, butter and egg until soft dough forms. On floured surface, roll dough 1/8 inch thick. Cut 12 rounds with 2-inch round cutter and 12 rounds with 1 1/2-inch round cutter.
  • 2
    Cut moustache shapes by cutting slight S-shape down centre of each 1 1/2-inch round with knife. On ungreased baking sheets, place cookies 1 inch apart.
  • 3
    Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until edges are light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from baking sheets to cooling rack. Cool completely, about 15 minutes. Meanwhile, in small bowl, stir frosting, cinnamon, red pepper and nutmeg until blended.
  • 4
    Use frosting to attach 2 S-shaped halves next to one another on each 2-inch cookie round to make moustache on face. Pipe or spread frosting on each moustache to decorate. Use gel, candies and frosting to make eyes, nose, mouth and cheeks on each.

Expert Tips

  • Tip 1
    Use round cherry candies for the signature red nose and eyeball candies for the eyes. Use decorating gel for glasses, mouths and even eyebrows!

Nutrition Information

110 Calories, 4.5g Total Fat, 1g Protein, 17g Total Carbs

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 12 cookies
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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