Your kids will love these cute bat treats

Posted on October 26th, 2018

Your kids will go batty for these Oreo treats this Halloween. By Margie Els-Burger and Nomvuselelo Mncube

Cute bat treats for Halloween

Instead of buying bags of candy for Halloween (if you are celebrating it), why not make these cute bat treats instead. The kids will enjoy them much more than toffees.

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*Makes 23

Ingredients

  • 152g packet Oreo cookies
  • 250g dark chocolate, chopped
  • 46 candy eye balls
  • 46 white chocolate chips

Method

  1. Twist the cookies open and scrape off the icing. Break the biscuits in half and count out 46 halves. Blitz the remaining cookies with the icing until combined. Press into a teaspoon mould to form balls.
  2. Heat the chocolate in the microwave for about 1½ minutes, stirring every 30 seconds until melted.
  3. Spoon small dollops into 23 mini paper cups and top with the Oreo balls. Cover with dollops of chocolate until cups are almost full. Set in the fridge for about 10 minutes until hard. Peel off the paper cups.
  4. Cut one side of the chocolate chips slightly flatter, place flat side down, to make the fangs. Remelt remaining chocolate and use this to stick the corners of the two Oreo halves, two eye balls and two chocolate chip fangs onto a chocolate cup. Repeat with the rest.