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Rainbow Mint Circus Animal Cookies

Homemade Mint Circus Animal Cookies with rainbow sprinkles! Perfect for mint lovers, perfect for St. Patrick's Day!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 2 cups
Author Cathy Trochelman


  • 2 c. animal crackers
  • 12 oz. Vanilla Candiquik OR 1 bag white chocolate chips + 2 Tbsp. shortening
  • 4 drops green food coloring
  • 1/4 tsp. mint extract
  • rainbow sprinkles


  1. Melt Candiquik OR white chocolate chip/shortening mixture over low heat, stirring regularly, until smooth.
  2. Stir in green food coloring and mint extract.
  3. Using a fork, dip animal crackers into melted, flavored white chocolate.
  4. Tap to remove excess; place on wax paper.
  5. Add rainbow sprinkles and let stand to harden.