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Cookies for Santa Bark

Cookies for Santa Bark
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 45 min
  • Servings 16
You could leave out milk and cookies for Santa, or you could leave out this bark that’s basically the same thing—no baking required.
By TBSP Kitchens
Updated December 30, 2016

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 bags (12 oz each) white chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 2 cups Cookie Crisp™ Cereal
  • Red and green sparkling sugar

Steps

  • 1
    Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper. Place white chocolate chips in a large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave uncovered for 2-3 minutes. Stir, and continue heating in short intervals until chocolate is smooth and glossy when you stir it.
  • 2
    Pour chocolate out onto parchment and use a large rubber spatula to spread in a thin, even layer (about 1/4 inch thick). Set aside.
  • 3
    In a small microwaveable bowl, microwave the dark chocolate chips uncovered on high for 1-2 minutes until almost melted. Stir until smooth and drizzle on bark.
  • 4
    Immediately sprinkle cereal over white and dark chocolate, pressing pieces into the melted chocolate very lightly, if needed. Sprinkle bark with red and green sparkling sugar.
  • 5
    Let stand about 30 minutes or until firm, or refrigerate if necessary. Break into 2-inch pieces. Store covered at room temperature.

Expert Tips

  • Place melted dark chocolate in a sandwich- or 1 quart-size plastic food storage bag. Seal the top and cut a small tip off one of the corners. Use like an icing bag to drizzle the dark chocolate over white.
  • Parchment paper works best for this recipe, but you can also use wax paper or foil in a pinch.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
220
Calories from Fat
100
Total Fat
11g
17%
Saturated Fat
8g
42%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
90mg
4%
Potassium
170mg
5%
Total Carbohydrate
26g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
23g
Protein
3g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
8%
8%
Iron
6%
6%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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