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The Great Pumpkin Cookie

Use this huge cookie as a colorful party centerpiece. Then break or cut into pieces and serve for dessert.


Makes 1 large cookie (about 12 servings)


Butter Cookie Dough
1 container (16 ounces) vanilla frosting
Assorted food colorings
Pastry bag and medium writing tip


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Line 12-inch pizza pan with foil. Press cookie dough evenly into prepared pan.
  2. Bake 15 to 20 minutes until edges just begin to brown. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Remove from pan; peel off foil.
  3. Tint 1/2 of frosting orange. Frost cookie. Tint remaining frosting as desired. Using pastry bag fitted with medium writing tip, pipe jack-o'-lantern face on cookie.

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