peppermint Meltaways

1
mary eckman

By
@nun4utoo

these ar delcious !

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
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

Step-By-Step

11. 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
22. 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 .
33. 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 peppermint Meltaways

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy