Chocolate-Mint Brownie Cookies

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All of the richness of a brownie in cookie form! Mint chocolate chips and peppermint extract give these cookies an extra something special.

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Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
9 mins
Additional Time:
31 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs
Servings:
36
Yield:
6 dozen cookies

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ cups firmly packed light brown sugar

  • cup Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening or Crisco® Baking Sticks All-Vegetable Shortening*

  • 1 tablespoon water

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • ½ teaspoon peppermint extract

  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten

  • 1 ½ cups Pillsbury BEST® All Purpose Flour

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • cup unsweetened cocoa powder

  • ¼ teaspoon baking soda

  • 2 cups mint chocolate chips

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 375 degrees F.

  2. Combine brown sugar, shortening, water, vanilla and peppermint extracts in large bowl; beat at medium speed until well blended. Add eggs; mix well.

  3. Combine flour, salt, cocoa and baking soda in medium bowl; add to shortening mixture. Beat at low speed just until blended. Stir in mint chocolate chips.

  4. Drop dough by rounded measuring tablespoonfuls 2 inches apart onto ungreased baking sheets.

  5. Bake 7 to 9 minutes or until cookies are set. Cool 2 minutes on baking sheets; transfer to cooling racks to cool completely.

Tips

* 2/3 cup Crisco(R) All-Vegetable Shortening equals 2/3 stick Crisco(R) Baking Sticks All-Vegetable Shortening

Tip: Is your cocoa powder still good? Unsweetened cocoa powder can be stored in a tightly closed container in a cool, dark place for up to two years.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

138 Calories
7g Fat
19g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 36
Calories 138
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 7g 8%
Saturated Fat 3g 14%
Cholesterol 10mg 3%
Sodium 48mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate 19g 7%
Dietary Fiber 1g 3%
Total Sugars 14g
Protein 2g
Calcium 10mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 58mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.