"I went to a restaurant that serves 'breakfast at any time'. So I ordered French Toast during the Renaissance."--Steven Wright

Mint Cookies Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Mint Cookies, by , is from REESE Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Andrea Hanson
Added: Monday, January 1, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 cup butter softened (no substitutes)
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
2 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 cups all purposed flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
65 mint ANDES candies

Directions:
Directions:
In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugars. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture. Cover and REFRIGERATED for 2 hours or until easy to handle. With floured hands, shape a TABLESPOON (less is best, just enough to cover the candy) of dough around 42 ANDES, forming a rectangular cookie. Place 2 in. apart on greased baking sheet or on parchment paper. Bake @ 375 for 10-12 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Remove to wire racks to cool. In a microwave or saucepan, melt the remaining candies; drizzle over cookies.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3-1/2 dozen

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

287W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!