Twinkie Turkeys Recipe

twinkie turkeys recipe

Twinkie Turkeys Recipe

If you are looking for some Thanksgiving Treats that are easy and fun for kids, you have to try this Twinkie Turkeys Recipe! They are adorable! Make sure to follow our step by step instructions below for this easy no-cook Twinkie Turkeys Recipe! Make sure to check out our very popular Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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Twinkie Turkeys Recipe

1 hrPrep Time

1 hrTotal Time

Yields 6

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Ingredients

  • 6 Twinkies
  • 16 oz Melting Chocolate
  • 12 Candy Eye Decorations
  • 6 Famous Chocolate Wafers
  • 3 Orange Starburst
  • 1/8 cup Orange Melting Chips
  • 1/8 cup Red Melting Chips
  • 1/8 cup Yellow Melting Chips

Instructions

  1. Place Twinkies in freezer for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Prepare a baking sheet or cutting board by covering with parchment or wax paper.
  3. Take each of the colors of the melting chips a place into separate zippered sandwich bags.
  4. Microwave each for 45 seconds and knead to insure that they are melted and smooth.
  5. Clip corner and pipe stripes to resemble feathers on the wafers.
  6. Place on prepared paper and into refrigerator for 10 minutes to set.
  7. Cut each Starburst in half diagonally and mold to resemble a beak. Set aside.
  8. Melt chocolate candy chips by microwaving 30 seconds then stirring and repeating until melted.
  9. Take each frozen Twinkie and make two cuts: a 45 degree cut and a vertical cut (see picture).
  10. Take the straight end cut piece and dip in chocolate shaking off excess and place on paper.
  11. Take the middle piece and dip in chocolate shaking off excess and place on paper sandwiching the wafer between the two pieces at the vertical cut.
  12. Dip remaining Twinkie piece in chocolate shaking off excess and place diagonal cut against other diagonal cut so that this "head" is oriented upwards.
  13. Place beak on the head.
  14. Place 2 eyes above the beak.
  15. Place in refrigerator for 10 minutes to set.
  16. Lift each Twinkie to separate from paper.
  17. Using a knife carefully trim excess chocolate that ran off of turkeys.
  18. Take red chips in baggie and pipe a waddle on the beak and down the neck of each turkey.
  19. Place in refrigerator for 10 minutes to set.
Recipe Type: Dessert
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Twinkie Turkeys Recipe

Twinkie Turkeys Recipe

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Twinkie Turkeys Recipe was last modified: January 25th, 2015 by Bianca
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Comments

  1. I saw these at the link party and they're absolutely adorable! I gotta make these with my daughters for Thanksgiving!
  2. Absolutely adorable turkeys! They really are cute and festive! Pinned
  3. These are so cute! My son would definitely get a kick out of them.
  4. Oh My Gosh! These are so stinking cute! I would almost hate to eat one. Note, I said Almost!
  5. What an adorable and yummy recipe for fun dessert for Thanksgiving! They would not last long at my house! Gobble, gobble!
  6. Rebecca Bryant says:
    What a fun way to enjoy a twinkie. I am loving this craft and it's a delicious one too.
  7. These little turkeys are too cute. This would be a great way to get kids involved in making some fun holiday treats. And these are sure to be a party pleaser!
  8. How cute that it's Twinkies and Starburst. You did a great job!
  9. These are so cute! I love this for the holidays!

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