Andes Mint Cookies

1
Nancy Schimunek

By
@welchmom

Picture & recipe from my friend Shellie :)

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
makes about 2 doz
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 4 Tbsp
    powder sugar
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    peppermint extract
  • ·
    green food color
  • ·
    frosting:
  • 2 c
    powder sugar
  • 1/4 c
    unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 c
    hot water
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla
  • ·
    andes mints, cut in half (to top cookie with)

How to Make Andes Mint Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix together first 5 ingredients.
  2. Roll rounded teaspoonfuls into balls and thumbprint.
  3. Bake 7-8 minutes at 350
  4. Whisk together the 5 frosting ingredients until smooth.
  5. Top each cookie with frosting and add half of an andes mint to center.
  6. Frosting will harden in about 30 minutes.

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About Andes Mint Cookies

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



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