If you’re not a fan of Thanksgiving turkey, perhaps these Gobble Guy Turkey Cookies will suit your palette! Made from two types of cookie dough, these cute Thanksgiving treats make for a fun party favor for friends and family. These Thanksgiving cookies could also double as place holders by writing each guest’s name on the leaf cookie. Create fun and easy Thanksgiving desserts that your guests will love with these cute Gobble Guy Turkey Cookies!
Roll out chocolate cookie dough and cut out turkey body and wings using turkey and mini oak leaf cutters; cut off leaf stems. Cut two 1/4 x 1/2 in. strips for braces on each turkey. Roll out plain cookie dough and cut maple leaf tail feathers; cut off stem. Mix red, orange and yellow sugars; sprinkle on feathers. Bake and cool all cookies.
Cut tail feather off turkey cookie. Using melted candy in cut parchment bag, decorate dot eyes and outline beak and wattle on both sides of turkey; let set. Attach wings to sides and braces to bottom; let set. Attach tail feathers to back and pumpkin decorations to braces; let set.
Bake and decorate a fun Thanksgiving centerpiece cake and your guests will Gobble It Up! Leaf-shaped pieces of fondant, attached to lollipop sticks with melted candy, form the colorful tail feathers of this holiday bird.