• 14 Ratings

Complete your cookie tray with this delicious recipe that offers a creamy mint chocolate frosting sandwiched between rich chocolate cookies.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium bowl combine flour, cocoa powder, and baking powder; set aside.

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  • In a large bowl beat butter with an electric mixer on medium speed for 30 seconds. Add the 1-1/2 cups sugar and the oil. Beat until combined. Beat in eggs and vanilla until combined. Beat in flour mixture. Cover and chill about 1 hour or until dough is easy to handle.

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place balls 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten cookies with the bottom of a glass dipped in additional sugar. Bake for 7 to 9 minutes or just until firm. Transfer cookies to a wire rack; let cool.

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  • For filling, in a small saucepan combine sweetened condensed milk, chocolate pieces, and chopped chocolate. Cook and stir over medium heat until chocolate melts; cool.

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  • Spread filling on bottoms of half of the cookies, using 1 rounded teaspoon per cookie. Top with remaining cookies, bottom sides down, pressing lightly together.

*Tip:

If you can't find mint-flavor semisweet chocolate pieces, use 1-1/2 cups regular semisweet chocolate pieces and stir 1/4 teaspoon mint extract into the melted chocolate mixture.

To Store:

Place sandwich cookies in layers separated by waxed paper in an airtight container; cover. Store at room temperature for up to 3 days or freeze for up to 3 months.

Nutrition Facts

247 calories; total fat 14g; saturated fat 8g; polyunsaturated fat 1g; monounsaturated fat 3g; cholesterol 32mg; sodium 102mg; potassium 114mg; carbohydrates 32g; fiber 1g; sugar 20g; protein 3g; trans fatty acidg; vitamin a 243IU; vitamin cmg; thiaminmg; riboflavinmg; niacin equivalents 1mg; vitamin b6mg; folate 24mcg; vitamin b12mcg; calcium 61mg; iron 1mg.

Reviews

14 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 9
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 1