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Creepy Bats and Cats Chocolate Graham Crackers

Vegan bat cookies for Halloween by Kathy Hester

If you’re looking for a healthier treat for Halloween, Kathy Hester has got you covered with these easy, devilishly creepy “bats and cats” chocolate graham crackers. They’re vegan and better for your kids (and you!) than all the sugary candies. Reprinted with permission from The Ghoulish Gourmet: A Bewitching Collection of Vegan Halloween Recipes © 2016 printed with permission.

Creepy Bats and Cats Chocolate Graham Crackers

If you’re looking for a healthier treat for Halloween, Kathy Hester has got you covered with these easy, devilishly creepy “bats and cats” chocolate graham crackers.
4.5 from 2 votes
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Course: Cookies
Cuisine: Vegan
Diet: Vegan, Vegetarian
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 12 to 16
Author: Veg Kitchen

Ingredients

Dry ingredients:

  • cups whole wheat flour
  • 2 tablespoons Dutch-processed cocoa powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt

Wet ingredients:

  • ¼ cup maple syrup
  • ¼ cup mild oil I used an avocado-coconut blend
  • ¼ cup unsweetened nondairy milk

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350° F. Prepare 2 large cookie sheets by oiling or covering with parchment paper.
  • Mix all the dry ingredients in a medium-sized mixing bowl. Add the wet ingredients to the dry ingredients and cut in with a pastry cutter or 2 forks. Use your hands to make a ball. If the dough is too crumbly, add another tablespoon of nondairy milk and try again.
  • Roll out ¼ of the dough at a time on a floured work surface into a medium thickness. Use bat and cat cookie cutters to cut out shapes and gently place them on the baking sheet.
  • Repeat until all the dough is used. If you use medium-sized cookie cutters, these will need to bake for about 10 minutes. The cookies will be crunchy.

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Vegan bat cookies recipe for Halloween by Kathy Hester

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2 Comments

  • Reply
    fingo9
    October 26, 2016 at 7:23 am

    4 stars
    Creepy Bats and Cats Chocolate Graham Crackers recipe was so delicious.

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    Kian
    April 28, 2017 at 11:03 am

    5 stars
    Wow!!! Loved the recipe and I am sure my kid is going to like it as well!!

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