Simple Peppermint Cookies

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Recipe by BToep101

These cookies are a great holiday treat. You can make this recipe with less fat and calories if you replace the oil with unsweetened applesauce and the sugar with a sugar substitute and still get the same great taste and texture.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 12 cup oil (or unsweetened applesauce)
  • 34 cup sugar (or 1/ cup substitute such as Splenda)
  • 1 -2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 14 cup water
  • 12 cup andes mint chocolate chips (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Sift flour, baking powder and sugar together in a bowl.
  3. Add water oil and gently work together.
  4. Add the peppermint extract, and mint chocolate chips.
  5. Place on lightly sprayed cookie sheet.
  6. Bake for about 12-15 minutes.
  7. or until toothpick comes out clean.

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