Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies
45 min.
40
150kcal
100%sweetness
9.26%saltiness
1.1%sourness
0.56%bitterness
5.26%savoriness
31.47%fattiness
0%spiciness

Ingredients

  • teaspoon baking soda 
  • 0.8 cup powdered sugar 
  •  eggs 
  • 1.5 cups flour 
  • 3.5 teaspoons half and half 
  • cup brown sugar light packed
  • cup brown sugar light packed
  • drops peppermint extract 
  • 0.3  salt with ¼ teaspoon and add more to taste
  • cups semi chocolate chips sweet (regular or mini's)
  • 0.5 cup sugar 
  • tablespoons butter unsalted
  • 0.8 cup cocoa powder unsweetened
  • 1.5 teaspoons vanilla extract 

Equipment

  • bowl
  • frying pan
  • baking sheet
  • oven
  • blender
  • ziploc bags
  • spatula

Directions

  1. For the cookies: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.In a medium bowl sift together flour, cocoa powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside. In a mixer beat together the butter with the sugars until fluffy, about 2 minutes.
  2. Add eggs 1 at a time, beating until smooth after each addition and scraping the sides of the bowl as necessary.
  3. Add vanilla. On a low speed beat in the flour mixture a little at a time. Gently mix in chocolate chips.On an ungreased cookie sheet, drop teaspoons of the batter about 2 inches apart.
  4. Bake until just cracked on top, about 8 minutes, rotating the pan halfway through the cooking time. Flatten the cookies slightly with a spatula after removing from oven. Cool completely.For the glaze: In a small bowl mix together the sugar; mint extract and milk until smooth.
  5. Transfer mixture to a medium resealable plastic bag and snip off a tiny bit of the corner.
  6. Drizzle glaze over cooled cookies.
  7. Let cookies stand until set, about 10-20 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Calories150kcal
Protein5.02%
Fat30.93%
Carbs64.05%

Properties

Glycemic Index
3.63
Glycemic Load
4.33
Inflammation Score
-2
Nutrition Score
3.3152173913043%

Flavonoids

Catechin
1.05mg
Epicatechin
3.17mg
Quercetin
0.16mg

Taste

Sweetness:
100%
Saltiness:
9.26%
Sourness:
1.1%
Bitterness:
0.56%
Savoriness:
5.26%
Fattiness:
31.47%
Spiciness:
0%

Nutrients percent of daily need

Calories:150.38kcal
7.52%
Fat:5.33g
8.2%
Saturated Fat:3.01g
18.8%
Carbohydrates:24.83g
8.28%
Net Carbohydrates:23.38g
8.5%
Sugar:18.77g
20.85%
Cholesterol:20.07mg
6.69%
Sodium:38.53mg
1.68%
Caffeine:11.45mg
3.82%
Protein:1.94g
3.89%
Manganese:0.22mg
11.1%
Copper:0.19mg
9.46%
Magnesium:26.53mg
6.63%
Iron:1.17mg
6.49%
Selenium:4.12µg
5.88%
Fiber:1.44g
5.77%
Phosphorus:50.21mg
5.02%
Vitamin B2:0.05mg
3.17%
Zinc:0.44mg
2.97%
Potassium:102.5mg
2.93%
Vitamin B1:0.04mg
2.86%
Folate:11.33µg
2.83%
Calcium:20.81mg
2.08%
Vitamin B3:0.4mg
2.02%
Vitamin B5:0.14mg
1.36%
Vitamin A:64.79IU
1.3%
Source:Foodista