What to Do with Store-Bought Cookie Dough

Taking the shortcut doesn't mean you have to have boring cookies all the time

Sometimes there isn’t a ton of time to make fresh cookie dough so you have to go for the store-bought tube. Sometimes having someone else make the dough isn’t necessarily a bad thing. There are actually a lot of clever things you can do with it besides just baking up regular cookies. Have you ever thought about stuffing it into cupcakes or making cookie dough truffles? It is all possible! Here are some of our favorite things to make with store-bought cookie dough. What are yours?

— thenaptimechef, Babble

 

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough-Stuffed Cupcakes

Stuff cupcakes with your favorite cookie dough and everyone will go wild.

Make chocolate chip cookie dough-stuffed cupcakes.

 

Cookie Dough Truffles

Store-bought cookie dough is perfect for making into tasty truffles for a decadent party treat.

Make cookie dough truffles.
 

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cups

Bake your favorite store-bought chocolate chip cookie dough in mini-muffin cups to make these sweet ice cream bowls!

Make chocolate chip cookie dough cups.

 

Peppermint Pie with Sugar Cookie Crust

Use sugar cookie dough as a pie crust and fill it with your favorite ice cream!

Make peppermint pie with sugar cookie crust.

 

Peanut Butter Reese's Pieces Cookie Cake

Press peanut butter cookie dough into a skillet, stud it with your favorite candy, and make a fun, festive cake in minutes!

Make peanut butter cookie cake.

 

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