Dec 22, 2014

andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocket of blossoms presents...drumroll...the ultimate christmas cookie!!!
i'm sure most of you have heard of or made andes mint cookies before, but not like this.
there is one not-so-secret ingredient that i add to make the ultimate christmas cookie. 
so are you ready for this???

here we go!

you'll need:

1 box of chocolate devil's food cake mix
1/2 cup olive oil
1 egg
andes mints
1 bag of milk chocolate chips--the not-so-secret ingredient!

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

directions:

1.preheat the oven to 350 degrees 
2. pour bag of cake mix into bowl
3. add 1 egg
4. add 1/2 cup oil
5. mix
6. add about a quarter bag of chocolate chips--however much you want really!
7. mix again
8. form into 1 inch balls
9. pop them into the oven for 8 minutes
10. as soon as they come out of the oven, press an andes mint onto the top of each cookie and push down gently
11. after the andes mints have softened, spread them around the top and side of the cookie with a spoon
12. allow the mints to harden
13. pour a glass of cold milk and enjoy!!!

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies

pocketofblossoms: andes mint cookies
^meet my adorable sister Hailey

the chocolate chips make it so moist, and they are definitely my go-to cookie recipe! 
so fast, so easy, so yummy.
mint is perfect for christmas!

hope you all have a merry christmas!
if you try them, let me know what you think! 
i'm sure you'll be just as addicted to them as i am.

outfit details//
jumper: from piper & scoot, sold out but here is one similar.
collared shirt: this one from old navy

15 comments

  1. Okay these look delicious. If I can squeeze in any more baking after I finish making sourdough for our neighbors I'm definitely trying these.

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    1. they're perfect year round of course! when you get the chance you have to try them! and you make sourdough? because i loveeeee homemade bread :)

      xo, k

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  2. OKAYYY one -- these look amazing and i need to make them now, and two -- your sis is a doll!

    xo welltraveledwife.com

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    1. you have to try them! you'd love them :) she's a cutie!!!

      xo, k

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  3. what a delicious (and more chocoaltey!) way to incorporate mint into xmas baking!

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    1. perfect for christmas and perfect for every single day of my life! :)

      xo, k

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  4. Yum! I really want to make this-- the only problem is I can't find any andes mints in SE Asia! It is so annoy!
    Melanie @ meandmr.com

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  5. These look amazing! And so easy! Thanks for sharing:)

    Heidi D.
    www.wishesandreality.com

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  6. yummyy!
    i love mint in desserts
    x
    http://anoddgirl.blogspot.com.au

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  7. Your blog design is adorable!! I love it.

    And andes mint cookies? IT'S NOT CHRISTMAS WITHOUT THEM!!!

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