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Star Wars Chewbacca Cookies Recipe

Who doesn’t love a wookiee? Even better is a Wookiee Cookie! Celebrate Star Wars Day aka May the 4th with this Chewbacca cookie recipe. They’re darling for Star Wars parties, Star Wars movie marathons, and even Oscars parties. So let’s get baking!

Chewbacca Wookiee Cookies May the 4th

Chewbacca Star Wars Cookies Recipe

Makes 18 Chewbacca Cookies for your most stellar out-of-this-galaxy guests! There is a recipe for sugar cookies, but you can also make your own favorite recipe. 

Ingredients for Chewbacca Sugar Cookies

1 C unsalted sweet cream butter
1 1/2 C powdered sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
1 large egg
2 1/2 C flour
1 teaspoon cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 medium circle cookie cutter
1 cookie sheet fitted with parchment paper

Wookie Cookie Royal Icing Ingredients:

3 Egg whites
1 1/2 -2 C powder sugar
1 teasoon cream of tartar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Brown gel food coloring
3 disposable piping bags
#14 wilton cake tip and 2 – #2 wilton cake tip
1 edible marker

Star Wars Cookies

 

Directions for Chewbacca Wookiee Cookies

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Using a standing mixer, cream together the butter, powder sugar, vanilla and egg together until creamy and combined.

In a large bowl, mix together the flour, cream of tarter and baking soda.

Gradually mix in the flour mixture into the wet ingredients until combined and a dough forms.

Once the dough is formed, sprinkle about 3 tablespoons of flour onto a cutting board and place the dough onto the cutting board.

Sprinkle some flour onto the cookie dough and roll out the dough to about 2 inches thick.

Cut out your cookies and place onto the cookie sheet.

Bake your cookies for about 8-10 minutes and let cool completely.

Royal Icing Directions for Chewbacca Wookie Cookies:

Using the standing mixer, combine the egg whites, cream of tartar, powder sugar and vanilla and mix on medium speed until stiff peaks form.

Split the icing into 3 bowls.

In one bowl add a few drops of brown gel food coloring to get a light brown color.

In the second bowl add a few plus more drops of brown gel food coloring to get a darker brown color.

Leave the third bowl white.

Cut the tips off the piping bags and place a tip into each bag.

Using the bag with the number 14 tip, scoop the light brown icing into it and set aside.

Scoop the darker brown icing into a piping bag fitted with a number 2 tip, and set aside.

Scoop the white icing into the last piping bag fitted with the last number 2 tip and set aside.

Chewbacca Star Wars Cookies Decorating Instructions

Using the edible marker draw a long rectangle from the top right corner to the bottom left corner. This is Chewbacca’s belt.

Make May the 4th Cookies

Using the light brown icing, pipe around the belt.

How to Make Chewbacca Cookies

Using the dark brown icing, pipe lines on the edge of the belt and fill it in.

Using the white icing, add dots onto the belt

Let icing completely dry for about 2 hours before enjoying!

How to Make Chewbacca Wookiee Cookies

These are so fun and perfect for your Star Wars fans! Did you know that Disney Plus will have all 9 Star Wars from the Skywalker Saga available to stream? Woohoo!

How to Make Star Wars Cookies

Make these Chewbacca Wookiee Cookies to celebrate your favorite Wookiee, check out all your favorite The Rise of Skywalker quotes for trivia night, and laugh at these hilarious May the 4th memes!

Star Wars cookies that look like Chewbacca for Solo: A Star Wars Story

Star Wars Chewbacca Cookies

Yield: 18 cookies
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Additional Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes

Make these Chewbacca Wookiee Cookies for your Star Wars movie nights and to celebrate May the 4th!

Ingredients

  • 1 C unsalted sweet cream butter
  • 1 1/2 C powder sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 1/2 C flour
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 medium circle cookie cutter
  • 1 cookie sheet fitted with parchment paper
  • Star Wars Royal Icing Ingredients:
  • 3 Egg whites
  • 1 1/2 -2 C powder sugar
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • Brown gel food coloring
  • 3 disposable piping bags
  • #14 wilton cake tip and 2 - #2 wilton cake tip
  • 1 edible marker

Instructions

Make Sugar Cookies or your favorite cookie recipe.

To Make Icing:

Using the standing mixer, combine the egg whites, cream of tartar, powder sugar and vanilla and mix on medium speed until stiff peaks form.

Split the icing into 3 bowls.

In one bowl add a few drops of brown gel food coloring to get a light brown color.

In the second bowl add a few plus more drops of brown gel food coloring to get a darker brown color.

Leave the third bowl white.

Cut the tips off the piping bags and place a tip into each bag.

Using the bag with the number 14 tip, scoop the light brown icing into it and set aside.

Scoop the darker brown icing into a piping bag fitted with a number 2 tip, and set aside.

Scoop the white icing into the last piping bag fitted with the last number 2 tip and set aside.

Using the edible marker, draw a long rectangle from the top right corner to the bottom left corner. This is Chewbacca’s belt.

Using the light brown icing, pipe around the belt.

Using the dark brown icing, pipe lines on the edge of the belt and fill it in.

Using the white icing, add dots onto the belt.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 18 Serving Size: 1 cookie
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 427Total Fat: 14gSaturated Fat: 7gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 46mgSodium: 210mgCarbohydrates: 74gFiber: 1gSugar: 57gProtein: 3g

Plan your next Star Wars party and make these Chewbacca Wookiee Cookies to celebrate Solo: A Star Wars Story! Step-by-step instructions for Chewbacca Sugar Cookies! #StarWars #HanSolo #Chewbacca

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