How To Make Oreo Penguins

by Valerie Gray, From Val's Kitchen

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How To Make Oreo Penguins - From Val's Kitchen

This sweet treat is just so adorable. It’s perfect for a holiday party or just for having fun with the kids on a cold winter day.

Oreo Penguins


  • 1 package of Oreo Cookies
  • 1 package mini Oreo Cookies
  • 1 bag shredded coconut
  • 1 container mini M&M’s in yellow

Icing Ingredients

  • 4 egg whites
  • 2 C powder sugar
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar

Icing Directions

Combine all ingredients in a mixing bowl mixing on medium speed for 4 minutes. (except your food coloring)

If icing is not stiff enough add 1/4 C powder sugar.

Divide the icing into two bowls.

In the first bowl add several drops of black gel food coloring. Mix well.

In the second bowl, keep the icing white.

Spoon the icing into two piping bags with a #2 tips…. twist the open end of each of the bags to push the icing to the tip.

Penguin Directions

How To Make Oreo Penguins - From Val's Kitchen

Separate the Oreo cookie in half. Leaving one half with the filling on it.

Separate the mini Oreo’s in half and remove the filling.

Use the filling side of Oreo for the white side of the penguin.

Using the white icing as glue put one half of the mini Oreo as the head.

With the white icing make a small dot for the whites of the eyes.

Add a smaller black dot for the eye ball with the black icing.

Break the second half of the mini Oreo in half and using the white icing to glue them to the white filling on the larger size Oreo.

Spread a thin amount of the white icing on the filling and top it with the coconut.

Use the Black icing glue the yellow mini M&M on it’s side for the nose.

Using the white icing as glue to stick in two more of the yellow mini M&M’s as the feet.

How To Make Oreo Penguins - From Val's Kitchen

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Robin (Masshole Mommy) December 10, 2015 - 6:17 am

That is such a cute idea. My kids would LOVE those.

Heather Johnson December 10, 2015 - 9:03 am

These Oreo penguins are too cute! I love creative cookie ideas, especially around the holidays!

Jaime December 10, 2015 - 9:53 am

These are adorable and would be perfect for a small party I’m hosting this weekend. I definitely need to try this recipe!

chastity December 10, 2015 - 8:49 pm

Oh my, how fun are these? So adorable and the perfect winter snack:)

Amber December 10, 2015 - 9:40 pm

Those are so cute. I love those! Perfect for winter!

Liz December 10, 2015 - 10:19 pm

Stop it! Those are just too darn cute. Val, I ‘m coming over for some penguin snacks.

patricia Marsden December 11, 2015 - 10:02 am

I love them. I want one–probably impossible knowing how the chef feels about Oreos.

Toughcookiemommy December 11, 2015 - 10:41 pm

This is such a cute idea. I think my boys would love to make these with me.

Nicole December 12, 2015 - 4:51 pm

Oh. My. YUM!!! These are the cutest treats ever. Thank you so much for sharing, I can’t wait to try them with the kids.


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