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Christmas Eve Mice

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  Cream filled chocolate sandwich cookies 24 (Double Stuffed)
  Semisweet chocolate chips 6 Ounce (1 Cup)
  Shortening 2 Teaspoon
  Red maraschino cherries 24 , well drained (With Stems)
  Milk chocolate kisses 24
  Sliced almonds 48
  Purchased decorator icing in tubes 1 Small
  Purchased decorator icing in tubes 1 Small

Carefully twist cookies apart; set aside the halves with cream filling.
Save plain halves for another use.
In a microwave or heavy saucepan, melt chocolate chips and shortening; stir until smooth.
Holding each cherry by the stem, dip in melted chocolate, then press onto the bottom of a chocolate kiss.
Place on the cream filling of cookie, with cherry stem extending beyond cookie edge.
For ears, place slivered almonds between the cherry and kiss.
Refrigerate until set.
With gel, pipe holly leaves on the cream.
With gel, pipe holly berries between leaves and pipe eyes on each chocolate kiss.
Store in an airtight container at room temperature.

Recipe Summary

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Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4512 Calories from Fat 1375

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 160 g246.2%

Saturated Fat 51.2 g255.9%

Trans Fat 1.3 g

Cholesterol 27.2 mg9.1%

Sodium 6045.9 mg251.9%

Total Carbohydrates 747 g249.1%

Dietary Fiber 32.8 g131.1%

Sugars 449.8 g

Protein 40 g80.3%

Vitamin A 1.1% Vitamin C

Calcium 80.7% Iron 2.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Christmas Eve Mice Recipe