Peppermint Meringues

READY IN: 8hrs 20mins
Recipe by LAURIE

My favorite Christmas cookie, light and airy with chocolate and peppermint. Easy too!

Top Review by cherrycola

EVERYONE LOVED THESE!! I've had several people request that I make these for them and even more who wanted a copy of the recipe. They are so simple to make and so hard to keep on hand.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 egg whites
  • 23 cup sugar
  • 14 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup mini chocolate chip
  • 12 cup crushed peppermint candy
  • 12 cup chopped nuts


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Beat egg whites until frothy.
  3. Gradullly add sugar and beat until stiff.
  4. Stir in remaining ingredients by hand.
  5. Line cookie sheets with foil.
  6. Drop by teaspoons onto foil, close together but not touching.
  7. Place all sheets in oven and TURN IT OFF.
  9. Go to bed and cookies will be done in the morning.

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