Experimental Peppermint Cookies

Little minty stars. Yum!

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Our daughter came up with her very own mint cookie recipe, so today, we baked them.  Turned out to be delicious!

recipe

Mint Star Cookies

Ingredients

  • 3 eggs
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 tsp peppermint extract
  • 3 sticks of soft butter
  • 4 1/2 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder

Directions

  • Mix in the above order.
  • Cool dough in the fridge for half an hour or longer.
  • Preheat oven to 350F.
  • Roll out the dough in batches and cut into star shapes.
  • Bake for 10 minutes or until golden brown, and enjoy!

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These cookies are only mildly sweet, so icing can be added while the cookies are still warm, if desired.

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