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    minty snowmen

    minty snowmen. Photo by lilkittykt

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    Total Time:

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    20 mins

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    lilkittykt's Note:

    Theses are adorable! They are always a hit at the children's school parties. They are the perfect size for the gingerbread houses made at school, with the small milk cartons!

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    Ingredients:

    Yield:

    snowmen

    Units: US | Metric

    • 1 tablespoon butter, no substitutes
    • 1 tablespoon light corn syrup
    • 1/2 teaspoon mint extract
    • 1/8 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
    • 1 drop blue food coloring
    • 1 drop red food coloring
    • 1 drop yellow food coloring
    • colored sprinkles
    • cake decorator decorative candies

    Directions:

    1. 1
      In mixing bowl, combine the butter, corn syrup, extract and salt.
    2. 2
      Gradually beat in confectioners sugar, until mixture forms a ball.
    3. 3
      Place 1 tablespoon of dough in a small bowl: add blue food coloring, and keep mixing until blended.
    4. 4
      Repeat with yellow and red food coloring; set aside.
    5. 5
      Using plain dough, make 16 balls.
    6. 6
      8 with 1 tablespoon of dough for each, and eight with 1/2 teaspoon for each, Stack the smaller balls on top of the larger, making eight snowmen.
    7. 7
      Use the colored dough to form hats, scarves and earmuffs as desired.
    8. 8
      Add sprinkles and candies for eyes, noses and buttons, and mouths.
    9. 9
      Yield: 8 snowmen.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on October 08, 2009

      55

      I love making these cuties! I have a problem now though, I am currently living in South Africa and the seasons are reversed! I am thinking of putting them in floppy hats with sunglasses! LOL

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    • on November 04, 2006

      55

      I first had this at a party about 5 years ago and have been searching for the recipe ever since. yeahhhhhh

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    Nutritional Facts for minty snowmen

    Serving Size: 1 (162 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 79.6
     
    Calories from Fat 13
    16%
    Total Fat 1.4 g
    2%
    Saturated Fat 0.9 g
    4%
    Cholesterol 3.8 mg
    1%
    Sodium 48.4 mg
    2%
    Total Carbohydrate 17.0 g
    5%
    Dietary Fiber 0.0 g
    0%
    Sugars 15.4 g
    61%
    Protein 0.0 g
    0%

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