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Saturday, March 12, 2011

♥ Butter Mint Cookies ♥

Ingredients:
* 1 cup butter, softened
* 1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
* 1-1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract
* 1-3/4 cups all-purpose flour
* Green colored sugar

Directions:

* In a large bowl, cream butter and confectioners' sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in extract. Gradually add flour and mix well.
* Roll tablespoonfuls of dough into balls. Place 1 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets; flatten with a glass dipped in colored sugar. Bake at 350° for 12-14 minutes or until firm. Remove to wire racks to cool.

Yield: 3 dozen.

~~Best of Country Cookies~~

1 comment:

Bernideen said...

This one is going in my Irish Tea Party folder!