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    Peppermint Cookie Pops

    Total Time:

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    1 hr 38 mins

    1 hr 30 mins

    8 mins

    Annacia's Note:

    Nostalgic for those "of a certain age" and pure delight to the younger set, these super-sized cookies on a stick are reminiscent of old-fashioned peppermint lollipops.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      In a large mixing bowl, beat the 2/3 cup butter and shortening with an electric mixer on medium to high speed for 30 seconds. Add the 1-1/2 cups sugar, baking powder, and salt. Beat until combined, scraping sides of bowl occasionally. Add the eggs and peppermint extract; beat until well comined. Beat or stir in the 4 cups flour. Using a wooden spoon, stir in the peppermint candies.
    2. 2
      Divide dough in half. Cover and chill about 3 hours or until dough is easy to handle.
    3. 3
      Meanwhile, in a medium mixing bowl beat 1/2 cup butter with an electric mixer on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add 1/2 cup sugar and beat until combined. With mixer on low speed, beat in half-and-half or light cream. Beat in 2 cups all-purpose flour until dough is smooth. Divide dough into portions. Tint dough with desired paste food coloring pastel pink or green suggested). Set aside.
    4. 4
      On a lightly floured surface, roll half of the chilled dough at a time to 1/4-inch thickness. Using a 4-inch round scalloped cookie cutter, cut out dough. Place cookies about 1 inch apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Tuck a lollipop stick under the center of each cookie. Press dough down slightly so that the cookie bakes around the stick.
    5. 5
      Using a decorative bag fitted with a medium writing or star tip, pipe colored dough onto cutouts, making borders, designs, or pictures and/or writing messages.
    6. 6
      Bake in a 375 degree F oven for 8 to 10 minues or until edges are firm and bottoms are lightly browned. Cool on cookie sheet for 1 minute. Carefuly transfer cookies to a wire rack; cool. Makes about 24 (4-inch) cookies.

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    Nutritional Facts for Peppermint Cookie Pops

    Serving Size: 1 (72 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 24

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 317.4
     
    Calories from Fat 140
    44%
    Total Fat 15.6 g
    24%
    Saturated Fat 7.4 g
    37%
    Cholesterol 42.2 mg
    14%
    Sodium 125.5 mg
    5%
    Total Carbohydrate 40.7 g
    13%
    Dietary Fiber 0.8 g
    3%
    Sugars 16.7 g
    67%
    Protein 3.9 g
    7%

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