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.


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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

Directions Step-By-Step

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

About this Recipe

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