Easy Valentine Cookie Wafers: a Fun, No-Bake Holiday Cookie Recipe
These Easy Valentine Cookie Wafers are easy to make with
kids. They require no baking. The wafers are a colorful, quick treat to make
for a school party or to pack in lunch boxes. And they’re fun!
Start with pre-packaged wafers, which are available at
groceries and food stores. They are made with ultra-thin cookie layers, often
pressed with waffle surface pattern, with crème filling sandwiched in between
layers. Cookie wafers are available in various colors and flavors. Dip them
into melting candy and rolled in Valentine decorations or colored sugar. They
Prep time: 5-10 minutes
Cool time: 30 minutes
Makes about 2-3 dozen cookies
1 package (9 ounces) wafer cookies, any flavor (about 30)
White melting chocolate or white candy melts
Red, pink, and white cookie decorations, nonpareils, accents,
or colored sugar
- Line baking sheets with waxed paper.
- Pour cookie decorations into shallow bowls.
- Set 4-8 ounces of melting chocolate in a microwave-safe medium
bowl. Heat the chocolate in the microwave according to package directions. Stir
melting chocolate at regular intervals until it is smooth.
- Gently grasp a wafer at one end. Dip about one-quarter to
one-third of the wafer into the melted chocolate. Swirl the wafer so that its
lower end is completely covered. Gently shake off the excess chocolate.
- Dip the chocolate-covered end of the wafer into the cookie
decorations. Coat completely. Set decorated wafer onto the waxed paper-covered
- Repeat the process with each wafer until all are covered
with chocolate and decorations.
- Set baking trays in refrigerator so chocolate can cool and
- Store in an airtight container with waxed paper in between
A Special Baking Tip
from The Elf
These Easy Valentine Cookie wafers can be rolled in
decorations or colored sugar appropriate for any holiday or season, but red,
pink, and white decorations make the cookies a fun and easy Valentine’s Day
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