peppermint Meltaways

mary eckman

By
@nun4utoo

these ar delcious !


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Serves:

3.5dozen

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter softend
1/2 c
confectioners' sugar
1/2 tsp
peppermint extract
1 1/4 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
cornstarch

FROSTING

2 Tbsp
butter softend
1 1/2 c
confectioners sugar
2 Tbsp
milk
1/4 tsp
peppermint extract
2-3 dash(es)
red food coloring drops optional
1/2 c
crushed peppermint candies

Directions Step-By-Step

1
1. in small bowl ,cream butter and confectioners sugar until light and fluffy .Beat in extract. Combine Flour and cornstarch, gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well
2
2. shape into 1 inch balls, place 2inch apart, on ungreased baking sheets bake at 350' for 10-12 minutes or until bottoms are lightly browned. Remove to wire racks .
3
3. In a small bowl , beat butter until fluffy ,add the confectioners sugar , milk and extract ( and food coloring optional ) . Beat until smooth spread over cooled cookies , sprinkle with crushed candies , store in air tight container for freshness

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy