Now that Thanksgiving has passed, it’s out with the Pumpkin and in with the Peppermint. One of my favorite things about the Christmas season is waking up early (while it’s still dark out), turning on the Christmas Tree, and sipping on a large mug of Peppermint Hot Chocolate. There’s nothing like a little chocolate to get your day started right.
My intention with this recipe, was to replicate the flavors from my Christmas “Cup of Joe”. So, I added chocolate, more chocolate, more chocolate, and peppermint to these little yum yums. Next time I make these cookies, I might incorporate some cream cheese into the mix – because who doesn’t love adding more calories to their cookies? Dieting this time of year is so difficult for me. Sigh.
Keep reading for a full list of ingredients and directions.