Sharing mint chocolate chip cookies today! These Mini Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies couldn’t be more adorable and tasty – you may not be able to stop eating them!
Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies
Excuse me while I take a moment of silence…it’s the first day back at school for us in AZ 🙂 It’s been a great summer, but I will be welcoming our regular routine with open arms. Wishing my sweet boys a wonderful new school year….mama will have some delicious cookies ready for you after school. Everything mini is so much fun and so cute! I prepared a version of my favorite chocolate chip cookies and made them minty delicious! Perfect flavor combo and totally bite size adorable!
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Start by creaming your butter and sugars.
Vanilla and eggs up next! This is where you’ll add your peppermint oil or extract. I added about 10 drops and it was perfect. I use the Doterra Peppermint Oil.
Dry ingredients in the bowl! I added instant Jello Pudding mix for a nice texture to these cookies. It really does wonders.
Mini chocolate chip time!!
I used a very small cookie scoop to make the mini cookies. You could use a tablespoon if needed. You’ll fit about 20 cookies per large half sheet size baking sheet.
I’m usually not a mint fan for desserts, but I have to say I made an exception for these. Such a great flavor combo!
Mini Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies
- 2 stick unsalted butter softened
- 1 cup packed light brown sugar
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 2 large eggs
- 2 tsp pure vanilla extract
- 10 drops peppermint extract or peppermint oit
- 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
- 3.4 ounce jello instant vanilla pudding
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1 tsp kosher salt
- 1 bag mini chocolate chips
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. and line a large baking sheet with a silpat liner or parchment paper.
- Cream butter and sugars in stand mixer until light and fluffy. Add eggs, vanilla and peppermint oil/extract. Beat until well combined.
- Slowly add dry ingredients and mini chocolate chips, stirring to combine. With a very small cookie scoop place dough onto prepared baking sheet.
- Bake for 10 minutes, then remove from oven and let cool on cookie sheet for 10 minutes before transferring. Serve room temperature or chilled.
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