Turtle Pumpkin Cookie Cups
Recently I noticed that these Caramel Cheesecake Pumpkin Cookie Cups have been resurfacing on Pinterest. Which is fine and good (I always like it when you guys pin my stuff!!), but the photos in that post were so old and just iccccckkk!
So I finally took the time to re-make and re-photograph and re-format the recipe, and it feels so great to give that post a little makeover! Be sure to check it out if you haven’t seen it before. It was a reader favorite in it’s day (waaaaaaaaaay back then ;).
Anyway. That recipe makes a lot of pumpkin cookie cups. Way more than what I’d be able to fit in a shot. So I figured why not multi-task and create a new recipe while updating the old?
These Turtle Pumpkin Cookie Cups use the same base cookie cup recipe as the Caramel Cheesecake Pumpkin Cookie Cups, but adding a Rolo turtle on top makes them an entirely new dessert! And seriously so easy and yummy.
All you’ll need is a mini muffin tin (the cups are about half the size of a standard muffin tin and bake 24 at once) and this recipe! Simply bake a tablespoon of the cookie dough in each mini cup, use a tablespoon to indent the cookie when it’s warm out of the oven, place a Rolo, and top with a pecan! It tastes just like a yummy Turtle perched on top of your pumpkin chocolate chip cookie.
These cookies would be awesome for Fall treats (parties, appetizers?) and even for your Christmas cookie plate!
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