Double Peppermint Crunch Cookies

Sweet, minty and pretty all at once, these easy holiday cookies will make a festive addition to your holiday cookie plate.

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  • prep time 2 hr 10 min
  • total time 2 hr 10 min
  • ingredients 3
  • servings 72
 

Ingredients

1
roll (30 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated peppermint cookies
3
cups white vanilla baking chips or semisweet chocolate chips (18 oz)
16
round hard peppermint candies, crushed (1/2 cup)

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Steps

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in 1/2 cup all-purpose flour until well blended. Shape dough into 72 (1-inch) balls. On ungreased cookie sheets, place balls 2 inches apart. Bake 10 to 14 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool completely.
  • 2 In microwavable bowl, microwave chips and 2 tablespoons vegetable oil uncovered on Medium (50%) 2 to 3 minutes, stirring once halfway through microwaving, until melted. Stir until smooth.
  • 3 Dip half of each cookie into melted mixture, allowing excess to drip off; place on waxed or cooking parchment paper-lined cookie sheets. Sprinkle each with slightly less than 1/2 teaspoon crushed candy. Let stand until set.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In bowl, break up cookie dough. Stir or knead in 1/2 cup all-purpose flour until well blended. Shape dough into 72 (1-inch) balls. On ungreased cookie sheets, place balls 2 inches apart. Bake 10 to 14 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool completely.
  • 2 In microwavable bowl, microwave chips and 2 tablespoons vegetable oil uncovered on Medium (50%) 2 to 3 minutes, stirring once halfway through microwaving, until melted. Stir until smooth.
  • 3 Dip half of each cookie into melted mixture, allowing excess to drip off; place on waxed or cooking parchment paper-lined cookie sheets. Sprinkle each with slightly less than 1/2 teaspoon crushed candy. Let stand until set.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Substitute crushed candy canes for the crushed peppermint candies, if desired.

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Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Cookie
Calories
110
(
Calories from Fat
45),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
3g,
3%
Trans Fat
1/2g
1/2%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
50mg
50%;
Total Carbohydrate
15g
15%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
12g
12%
),
Protein
1g
1%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.