Double Chocolate Mint Cookies

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You guys all know how much I love COOKIES, right? And you probably have guessed by now just how much I love CHOCOLATE too. Put the two together and you have one happy blogger. 😉

I’ll pretty much take any excuse I can get to make some yummy cookies… especially if they have chocolate. What if I told you this next recipe has DOUBLE the chocolate? Pretty sweet, right? I’m calling this next recipe: Double Chocolate Mint Cookies. It has a chocolate base and has White Chocolate Chips and Chopped Chocolate Mints too (I guess technically that makes it triple?!)

I’m happy to report that they turned out FABULOUS!! They were chocolate-y and minty and oh-so soft (definitely my kind of cookie!)

I’ll definitely be adding this one in on the cookie rotation. 🙂

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Double Chocolate Mint Cookies

5 from 1 vote
I have a new favorite cookie - Double Chocolate Mint Cookies! 
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 7 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Servings 2 dozen
Calories 2893 kcal
Author Lil' Luna

Ingredients

  • 2 cups flour
  • 2/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2/3 cup light brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp McCormick® Pure Peppermint Extract
  • 3/4 cup white chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup chopped chocolate mints

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

  2. Mix flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt in medium bowl and set aside.
  3. In a large browl beat butter and sugar with a mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy
  4. Add eggs and extract - mix well.
  5. Gradually beat in flour mixture on low speed until well mixed. Stir in white chocolate chips and chopped chocolate mints.
  6. Place on greased cookie sheet and bake for 7-9 minutes.
  7. ENJOY!

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Kristyn Merkley

My name is Kristyn and I’m the mom of SIX stinkin’ cute kids and the wife to my smokin’ hot hubby, Lo. My mom’s maiden name is Luna, and I’m one of the many crafty “Lil’ Lunas” in the fam. On this site I like to share all things creative – from recipes to home decor to gifts and home decor ideas. Welcome!

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Comments

    1. You will LOVE it Becca!! You can leave the chopped mints if you like MINT or leave them out for a non-minty treat. They were sooo good! ;D

    1. Thank you, Carissa. I must admit… I may be mildly addicted to baking cookies. They are so fun and the kiddos love to help. Win-Win!

  1. Thanks so much for a great recipe. A special thanks for making it from scratch, as I am trying to teach my young daughter the joy of cooking and she likes to help me measure and pour etc., so my preference is things from scratch.
    And I cannot wait to try these.

  2. I am so not a baker, so I am not sure where the eggs and peppermint come in… Probably in step 4? As it appears step 3 & 4 are duplicates in the the directions…
    3.In a large browl beat butter and sugar with a mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy
    4.Beat butter and sugars in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy

    1. Hi Jo! So sorry about that. Went in and fixed the recipe… eggs and extract go in after beating the butter and sugars together. 🙂

  3. Awesome recipe! I just made them, and they turned out beautifully. I did add a tsp. of vanilla extract to the mix, and this seemed to round out the mint flavors quite nicely.