Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Sugar Cookies are the marriage of my two favorite holiday flavors: chocolate and peppermint. Two easy sugar cookie doughs are swirled together to create a delicate, tender and show-stopping Christmas cookie!

Ingredients

  • 270g (2 cups + 2 Tablespoons) all purpose flour
  • 45 g (6 Tablespoons) cocoa powder
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon kosher salt
  • 140 g (10 Tablespoons) butter, room temperature
  • 150g (¾ cup) sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 30 g (2 Tablespoons) milk
  • 270g (2 cups + 2 Tablespoons) all-purpose flour
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 226g (½ cup) butter, room temperature
  • 100 g (½ cup) sugar
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 ½ teaspoons peppermint extract
  • 10 drops red food coloring
Read the whole recipe on American Heritage Cooking