Introduction: Mint Chocolate Cookie Sandwiches
Mint and chocolate is a classic (and delicious) flavour combination. These cookie sandwiches are quick and easy and are a great way spice up a simple chocolate cookie recipe.
Makes about 14 cookies
Step 1: Ingredients
- 142 grams butter (softened)
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 cup plain flour
- 5 tbsp cocoa powder
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda (bi-carb soda)
- 1 cup icing sugar
- 100g butter (softened)
- 1 1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract
- 1 tablespoon milk
- 6 drops green food colouring
Step 2: Preheat Oven
Pre-heat the oven to 180C (350F)
Step 3: Butter and Sugar
In a large bowl, whisk the butter and sugar until light and fluffy
Step 4: Egg and Vanilla
Mix in the egg and vanilla extract
Step 5: Flour, Cocoa Powder and Baking Soda
In a separate bowl combine the flour, cocoa power and baking soda
Gradually, add this dry mixture to the butter mixture. Mix well.
Step 6: Baking Tray
Line a baking tray with baking paper
Drop spoonfuls of mixture onto the baking paper (make sure to leave about 4-5 cm between each spoonful, the cookies will expand)
Place in the oven and bake for 10 minutes
Step 7: Filling
Meanwhile, collect the ingredients for the mint filling
Step 8: Butter and Sugar
In a large bowl, beat butter and sugar together until light and fluffy
Step 9: Mint Extract, Milk and Food Colouring
Stir through the mint extract and milk.
Mix in green food colouring, one drop at a time, until the mixture is a light green colour
Step 10: Cookies
Once cookies are out of the oven, place them on a flat surface to cool.
Make sure to let them cool completely, before adding filling
Step 11: Constructing the Sandwich
Spread a thick layer of mint icing on the flat side of a cookie
Place a second cookie on top (with the flat side on the icing)
Step 12: Enjoy!
Your mint chocolate cookie sandwiches are complete!
Add chocolate chips to the cookie mixture to make them extra chocolate-y or replace the mint icing with mint ice cream for a delicious ice cream sandwich!
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Sandwich Challenge 2020
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