White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Adapted from Best Loved Holiday

  • 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 cup margarine, softened
  • 1 whole egg
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp peppermint extract
  • 2 1/2 c unbleached flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp cream of tartar
  • Icing:
  • 1 1/2 c white chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup peppermint candies, crushed fine
White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies
In a mixing bowl, combine sugar and margarine until smooth. Add, egg, vanilla extract, and peppermint extract; set aside. In a separate mixing bowl, combine flour, baking soda, and cream of tartar. Add to wet ingredients and mix until all is moistened. Chill dough two hours, or until firm. Preheat oven to 350. Shape dough into 36 one inch balls. Place onto prepared baking sheets. Bake for 10 minutes or until lightly browned on bottoms. Cool. Meanwhile, to prepare icing, melt chocolate chips until smooth. Dip half of each cookie into melted chips, allowing excess to run off. Place on waxed paper lined trays. Sprinkle each cookie with crushed peppermint candies. Chill for 10 minutes, or until chocolate is firm.
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Posted: 11/25/2021
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WW Points* : 3.56
36 servings
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 36
Amount Per Serving
Calories 149
Calories from Fat 61 (41%)
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 7g 11%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Trans Fat 1g
Cholesterol 5g 2%
Sodium 82mg 3%
Potassium 2mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate21g 7%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 11g
Protein 1g 0%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.