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Dark Chocolate Chip Mint Cookies

Crisp and chewy around the edges with super soft, melt-in-your-mouth centers and a sweet mint flavor that is hard to forget.

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Prep Time: 20 min.
Baking Time: 12 min.
Difficulty: Easy
Servings: Makes about 4 dozen
  • 1 cup butter, at room temperature
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup firmly packed light brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vainilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups DOVE® PROMISES® Silky Smooth Mint & Dark Chocolate Swirl (plus more for sprinkling on top, optional), chopped

  1. In a large mixing bowl cream together the butter and sugars on medium speed 2 minutes. Add the eggs, vanilla and peppermint, beat on low until combined.
  2. In a separate bowl whisk together the flour, salt and baking soda. Add half to the mixer bowl and beat on low until incorporated. Scrape down sides of the bowl. Add the remaining half and beat on low speed until incorporated.
  3. Mix in the chopped chocolates by hand.
  4. Refrigerate dough 2 hours or overnight.
  5. Preheat the oven to 350° F.
  6. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment or silicone liners. Scoop up rounded tablespoons of dough and roll into a ball. Place on cookie sheet 2 inches apart. Bake 12 minutes
  7. After removing from oven sprinkle the tops with more chopped chocolate and allow to cool on pan 10 minutes. Move to wire racks to cool completely.
  8. Store tightly covered in a cool, dry place up to 1 week.

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