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Peppermint Snowballs Recipe

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1 cups powdered sugar
1 cup softened butter
1 tsp peppermint extract
1 tsp vanilla
1 egg
3 cups flour
1 tbsp. baking powder
tsp salt
cup finely crushed peppermint candy

1 cup powdered sugar
2 to 3 tbsp. milk
crushed candy for topping

Heat oven to 350. Combine powdered suga, butter, extracts and egg. Beatat medium until creamy (2 -3 minutes). Reduce speed to low and add flour, baking powder and salt. Beat 1 to 2 minutes or until blended. By hand stir in the crushed candies. Shape into inch balls and roll in granulated sugar. Place 1 inch apart on cookie sheets and bake 10 to 12 minutes or until set. Cool completely.

In a small bowl mix powdered sugar and enough milk for desired glazing consistency. Drizzle cookies with glaze and sprinkle with crushed candy.




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