Chocolate Mint Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by babygirl65

I LOVE CHOCOLATE MINT ANYTHING, so when I saw this recipe, I had to try it. Of course I have not had time to make it, but I wanted to post it so that I would not lose it. If anybody makes them, let me know. I will try this week-end.....

Top Review by qotw13

I just finished making these, and they are delicious! I was surprised at how good for you these cookies are while still being good, tasty cookies. My only problem was how messy it was to roll the dough into a log, since it was just so sticky. I think I might just refrigerate the dough in the bowl for a couple hours next time and just flatten the cookies after spooning them onto the baking sheet. Another variation of this would be a teaspoon of cinnamon in place of the mint...

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine flour, baking soda and cocoa together in a bowl and combine.
  2. In a separate bowl, combine brown sugar, sugar, butter, applesauce, vanilla, mint extract and egg white. Beat with a hand mixer until well blended.
  3. Combine flour mix with sugar mix to form dough.
  4. Roll into a log and cover with plastic wrap.
  5. Place in freezer for about 1 hour until firm.
  6. Slice into quarter inch pieces and place on a baking sheet that has been sprayed with baking spray.
  7. Bake at 350 for about 10 minutes. Cool on wire rack.

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