Peppermint Chocolate Cookies

These Peppermint chocolate cookies are one of the best when it comes to desserts, and these cookies are so exceptional.

What better way is there to celebrate the holidays than with a plate of chocolate cookies? It would definitely be your new go-to holiday treat.  Do you know the best part? You can make these with any peppermint toppings of your choice.

Here’s an easy step-by-step guide on how to make peppermint cookies in your home.

Peppermint chocolate cookies



  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp peppermint extract
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • Peppermint candy pieces
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder

How To Make Peppermint Chocolate Cookies

  1. Mix the butter, sugar, vanilla, egg, vanilla, and peppermint together into a large bowl or electric stand mixer. Whisk well till it’s combined.
  2. In another bowl, sift the flour, baking powder, and cocoa powder. Sprinkle the flour mixture into the wet mixture, mix well until the cookie dough is fully combined.
  3. Wrap up the cookie dough in cling film and let it stay in the fridge for at least 3 hours.
  4. Once the dough is chilled, Turn on the oven and preheat to 350 degrees.
  5. Scoop and roll out balls of cookie dough. Press them down lightly with your hand.
  6. Put the cookies on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Add any peppermint candy of your choice.
  7. Bake for 10 minutes.
  8. Serve warm.
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