Mints

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Diane Turner

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One of my great aunts would always make these for baby and wedding showers.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • 4 Tbsp
    butter, room temperature
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt
  • 1 lb
    powdered sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    cream
  • 5 dash(es)
    oil of peppermint
  • ·
    food coloring as desired

How to Make Mints

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream butter.
  2. Work salt and sugar into butter, adding the cream as needed.
  3. Put in peppermint and coloring.
  4. Dough should be workable but fairly stiff.
  5. Add sugar to thicken or cream to thin.
  6. Roll on surface dusted with powdered sugar and cut with a tiny aspic cutter or run through a pastry tube.
  7. Store in a tin between layers of waxed paper. Makes about 200 mints the size of a quarter.

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About Mints

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #Candies #mints



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