Aww, I feel a little sorry for these Chocolaty Melting Snowman cookies from Better Homes and Gardens… which is all the more reason to eat them quickly and put them out of their misery!
But do you know who I really feel sorry for? These flat fellows by CraftFail reader Jenn:
Now, before you start to think that she should’ve cut those peanut butter cup hats in half before balancing them carefully atop a skimpy dusting of icing “snow” (like I did, but don’t tell her I said so), in her defense the recipe doesn’t *say* to cut the cups. Actually, from what I can tell, she appears to have followed the directions exactly – although I’ve never personally followed a recipe, so I could be wrong.
Maybe the BH&G original was mimicking a blizzard with two-foot thick icing? Now THAT’S a recipe a chocolaty peanut butter cup hat can sink into – and one I might consider following.