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Nutter Butter Love Bug Cookies For Valentine’s Day


  • 1 package of Nutter Butter Cookies
  • 1 package of bright pink candy melts
  • 2 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 package of small edible eyes
  • 1 container of Wilton confetti hearts
  • 1 package of Wilton royal icing transfer butterfly wings
  • 1 cookie sheet fitted with parchment paper
  • Double Boiler


  • Using the double boiler, place water into the bottom pot and bring to a boil.
  • Place the top pot on top and pour in the candy melts and add the tbsp coconut oil.
  • Using a rubber spatula, mix until melted and smooth.
  • Using a fork, dip a nutter butter cookie into the candy melt. Use the fork to flip it over.
  • Carefully pick up the cookie using the fork and lightly tap the edge of the pot to get rid of the excess candy melt.
  • Place onto the cookie sheet.
  • Repeat steps with remaining cookies.
  • Place two eyes on the Nutter Butter. 
  • Place two red hearts for the antenna.
  • Place a red heart under the eyes for the mouth.
  • Let the cookies harden.
  • Once cookies are hard, dip the edge of the wing into the chocolate and place the wing into the crease of the Nutter Butter Cookie.
  • Hold wing there for about 1 minute for the chocolate to harden.
  • Enjoy!