Butter Mint Cookies Recipe

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Butter Mint Cookies

Rose Sprunger

By
@rosita3

I made these cookies a few years ago for our Christmas party. Everyone liked them, and they were so easy to make. I am making these for Christmas this year, and I finally found the recipe again, so I thought I would share it on here.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
36, makes 3 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened
1/2 c
confectioners' sugar
1 1/2 tsp
peppermint extract
1 3/4 c
all purpose flour
green colored crystal sugar

Step-By-Step

1In a large bowl, cream butter and confectioners' sugar until light and fluffy.
2Beat in extract.
3Gradually add flour and mix well.
4Roll tablespoonfuls of dough into balls.
5Place 1 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets; flatten with a glass dipped in colored sugar.
6Bake at 350° for 12-14 minutes or until firm.
7Remove to wire racks to cool

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American