Mint Thins (Ritz Cracker Cookies)

Karla Everett


These cookies are very good and another one of my favorites that I make for my Christmas cookie platter.

I like them because I love the flavor of mint around this time of year and they are so easy to make.

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★★★★★ 2 votes
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1 pkg
(8 squares) baker's semi-sweet chocolate, melted, slightly cooled
1/4 tsp
peppermint extract
sleeve ritz crackers (36 crackers)
candy cane (6 inch), crushed

How to Make Mint Thins (Ritz Cracker Cookies)


  • 1MIX chocolate and extract.
  • 2DIP crackers in chocolate mixture, turning to completely coat each cracker. Carefully scrape off excess chocolate. Place crackers in single layer on waxed paper-covered baking sheets; sprinkle with crushed candy.
  • 3REFRIGERATE 30 min. or until chocolate is firm.
  • 4kraft kitchens tips :
    CHOCOLATE-PEANUT BUTTER "COOKIES" Omit peppermint extract and candy cane. Spread each cracker with thin layer of peanut butter before dipping in the melted chocolate

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About Mint Thins (Ritz Cracker Cookies)

Course/Dish: Cookies, Chocolate, Crackers
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American