Worm Cookies


This is a fun and easy recipe that is good to do for April Fool's Day.

2 dozen (varies, depending on recipe)


  • 1 (18 ounce) package refrigerated chocolate cookie dough

  • 24 gummi worms


  1. Make a Chocolate Cookies dough but do not bake.

  2. Take the dough and roll it into balls 1 1/2- inch balls. Cut the balls each in half. Take a spoon and while holding the halves, press the spoon into the inside. Do this to all of the halves.

  3. Divide the halves into 2 sets of 12 (or as much dough as you have on hand). On one half, press a worm into the indentation. Take the rest of the halves and press them onto the wormed ones so they are once again balls. Smooth edges.

  4. Bake as called for in the recipe.

  5. Serve and pretend they are regular cookies. Laugh out loud when you see the look on you spouse's and children's faces!!

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

122 Calories
4g Fat
19g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 24
Calories 122
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 4g 6%
Saturated Fat 2g 8%
Cholesterol 2mg 1%
Sodium 68mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 19g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1g 2%
Total Sugars 12g
Protein 1g
Iron 1mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.