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NILLA Holiday Peppermint Trees

Summary

Holiday cookies with NILLA Wafers

What You Need

  • 1/2 tsp. peppermint extract
  • 1-1/2 cups thawed frozen light whipped topping
  • 36 NILLA Wafers
  • 2 Tbsp. chocolate spread
  • 1 tsp. assorted holiday sprinkles or colored sugars

Instructions

  1. Stir extract into whipped topping; spoon into pastry bag fitted with star tip.
  2. Spread top sides of 18 wafers with chocolate spread; cover with remaining wafers, bottom sides down. Place on parchment-covered baking sheet.
  3. Pipe whipped topping mixture onto stacked wafers to resemble evergreen trees. Decorate with sprinkles.
Cooking time (duration)

Prep Time: 15 min Total Time: 15 min

Number of servings (yield)

9 servings, 2 topped wafer sandwiches each

Category

Dessert

Submitted by

Nabisco

Nutritional Information

Per Serving: 120 calories, 6g total fat, 2.5g saturated fat, less than 5mg cholesterol, 70mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate, 0g dietary fiber, 10g sugars, 1g protein

Make Ahead

These festive treats can be prepared ahead of time. Refrigerate up to 24 hours before serving.

Special Extra

Dust trees lightly with powdered sugar to look snow-covered.

Tint whipped topping mixture with green food coloring before spooning into pastry bag and using as directed.

Substitute

Substitute 1 tsp. ground cinnamon or pumpkin pie spice for the peppermint extract.

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