Butter Mint Cookies

Butter Mint Cookies Recipe

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Rose Sprunger


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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36, makes 3 dozen
15 Min
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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

How to Make Butter Mint Cookies


  • 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

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About Butter Mint Cookies

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

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