These cookies are a little more involved and you will need parchment paper and a large heat friendly bowl or double boiler to melt the chocolate.
Great cookie for the holiday season!
You will need the following ingredients:
-1 cup all-purpose flour, plus more for surface
-1/2 cup unsweetened baking cocoa powder
-1/2 teaspoon baking soda
-1/2 teaspoon baking powder
-1/2 teaspoon salt
-1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
-3/4 cup sugar
-1 large egg
-1 large egg yolk
-3/4 teaspoon peppermint extract
-8 large candy canes or 30 peppermint candies, crushed
-2 pounds white chocolate (bark or morsels)
Step 1: Dry ingredients for the dough
In a bowl mix in this order
1. add 1 cup of flour
2. add 1/2 cup of baking cocoa powder
3. 1/2 teaspoon of baking soda
4. 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
5. 1/2 teaspoon of salt
Once you have added all dry ingredients listed above, whisk until they are well blended.