Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

These festive cookies are so delicious.  For extra minty flavor sandwich a scoop of mint chocolate chip ice cream in between!
credit: http://www.flickr.com/x/t/0096009/photos/tim846/6528432789/


  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup butter
  • 1 egg
  • 3 tbl milk
  • 1/2 tsp mint extract
  • 8 drops green food coloring
  • 1 bag of chocolate chips (or use creme de menthe baking chips)
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees and line baking sheet with parchment paper, set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream butter with the sugar until fluffy.  Add in egg, milk and mint extract until combined.
  3. Slowly add in flour 1 cup at a time and beat until creamy.  Finally add in the baking powder, salt and chocolate chips. 
  4. Place spoonfuls of dough onto cookie sheet and bake 5 - 7 minutes or until golden brown.

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