Holiday Gifts under $5:Chocolate Holiday Bears

11 Dec

Sweet Treats for Under $5*

Walmart offers recipe ideas from old fashioned gingerbread to butter toffee bars.

  • Sugar Cookies – recipe makes 36 cookies – 3 separate gifts
  • Fantasy Fudge – recipes makes 80 pieces – 3 separate gifts
  • Old Fashioned Gingerbread – recipe makes 12 pieces – 3 separate gifts
  • Snickerdoodles – recipe makes 60 pieces – 2 separate gifts
  • Butter Toffee Bars – recipe makes 48 bars – 4 separate gifts
  • Jolly Snowmen Faces – recipe makes 24 cookies – 2 separate gifts
  • Chocolate Holiday Bears – recipe makes 16 cookies – 2 separate gifts

Chocolate Holiday Bears

What you will need:

3/4Cups Margarine
3/4Cups Brown Sugar
1Pkg. Jello Chocolate Pudding
1 3/4Cups Flour
1Tsp. Baking Soda
3Squares Bakers Semi-Sweet Chocolate
1Pkg. Jet-Puffed Mini Marshmallows
Assorted Candies 

What you will need to do:

HEAT oven to 350°F. 


BEAT first 4 ingredients in large bowl with mixer until well blended. Mix flour and baking soda; gradually add to pudding mixture, beating well after each addition. Shape into ball. 




ROLL out dough on lightly floured surface to 1/4-inch-thickness. Cut out dough using 4-inch bear-shaped cookie cutter; place, 2 inches apart, on greased baking sheets. Reroll scraps and use to cut additional cookies. Decorate with small candies, raisins or sprinkles for eyes, mouth and buttons, pressing decorations lightly into dough to secure.
BAKE 12 to 14 min. or until slightly firm. Let stand on baking sheets 2 min.; remove to wire racks. Cool completely.

Recipe Provided ByKraftSee more recipes from Kraft

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MELT chocolate; spread onto bottom halves of bears for the pants or skirts. Use remaining chocolate to attach remaining decorations. Let stand until chocolate is firm. 



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