Peppermint Patty Stuffed Peppermint Cookies

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A double dose of peppermint is always a good thing! These delights are like an over-sized after dinner mint all wrapped up in a cookie!

Step 1: Peppermint Dough

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Peppermint Cookie Dough
6 T. butter
1/4 c. brown sugar
1/2 c. sugar
1 egg
1 t. peppermint flavoring or extract
1 1/2 c. flour
1/2 t. baking powder

In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with paddle attachment cream butter and sugars.

Add egg and peppermint and mix well.

Sift in flour and baking soda and combine.

Divide dough into two equal halves.

Add red food coloring to one half of dough and knead until it is red.
Wow. They are so pretty! Love the combination of dark chocolate and peppermint. A nice gift... Well... If they'd survive my sweettooth... :-P
BrittLiv2 years ago
Oh wow, they look great and I bet they taste great, too.
wold630 (author)  BrittLiv2 years ago
They do, you should make them!
Peppermint...love it!
wold630 (author)  Susan Cirigliano2 years ago
Isn't peppermint the best?!!
That is really clever! And the rolled dough looks so cleanly done!
wold630 (author)  Penolopy Bulnick2 years ago
Thank you. It's so easy to roll dough and make it look fancy!!
parismtb2 years ago
These cookies look so delicious and amazing!! I HAVE to make these! They look so easy as well!
wold630 (author)  parismtb2 years ago
Very easy and delicious! I hope you love them as much as I do!!! Please let me know once you have eaten them!!
shazni2 years ago
You really come up with some cute cookies! good luck in the cookie contest! your entries are really nice!
wold630 (author)  shazni2 years ago
Thanks and good luck to you as well!