Chocolate Peppermint Detail

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies made with Truvía® Cane Sugar Blend and Truvía® Nectar 

These soft and chewy Chocolate Peppermint Cookies are Santa-approved! Made with Truvía® Cane Sugar Blend, Truvía® Nectar and a sprinkling of crushed candy cane, these cookies contain 14% fewer calories and 50% less sugar* per serving than the full-sugar version. Makes 18 cookies.

  • Serving Size: 1 cookie (33g)
120 Calories

Nutrition Per Serving

Total Fat 5g
Saturated Fat 3g
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 30mg
Sodium 80mg
Total Carbohydrate 18g
Dietary Fiber 1g
Sugars 5g
Protein 3g
Vitamin A 2% DV
Vitamin C 0% DV
Calcium 0% DV
Iron 6% DV

Ingredients

  • ½ cup unsalted butter

  • 14 cup Truvía® Cane Sugar Blend

  • 2 Tbsp Truvía® Nectar

  • 2 eggs*

  • 18  tsp peppermint oil

  • 1 ¼ cup all-purpose flour

  • 13 cup cocoa powder

  • ¼ tsp salt

  • ½ tsp baking soda

  • ¼ tsp baking powder

  • 13 cup semisweet chocolate chips

  • 1 candy cane, crushed

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

  2. In a large bowl cream together butter, Truvía® Cane Sugar Blend and Truvía® Nectar until smooth.

  3. Mix in eggs and peppermint oil.

  4. In a separate bowl, combine flour, cocoa, baking soda, baking powder and salt.

  5. Sift dry ingredients and slowly add to butter mixture.

  6. Stir in chocolate chips.

  7. Form dough into 18 small balls.

  8. Place balls onto parchment-lined baking sheet.

  9. Flatten down balls and bake in preheated oven for 10-12 minutes.

  10. While the cookies are baking, crush candy cane in a sealed bag.

  11. When cookies come out of oven sprinkle crushed candy can on top.

  12. Remove cookies to cooling rack to completely cool.

  13. Store leftovers in an airtight container.

*Please remember to wash hands, utensils, equipment, and work surfaces with hot, soapy water before and after they come in contact with raw egg

*Each serving has 120 calories and 5 grams of sugar per serving, compared to the full-sugar version that has and 140 calories and 10 grams of sugar per serving.

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