Peppermint Sticks

Peppermint Sticks

Recipe by Laura OlsonCourse: Cookies and BarsDifficulty: Easy
Servings

3

dozen cookies
Prep time

10

minutes
Cooking time

25

minutes

A favorite cookie/bar for the holidays! Peppermint and chocolate combines wonderfully in this treat!

Ingredients

  • 1 C softened butter

  • 1 C sugar

  • 2 C flour

  • 1 egg separated

  • 1 tsp vanilla

  • 1 C chocolate chips

  • 1/2 C crushed peppermint candy (e.g. candy canes)

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 9×13 baking pan.
  • Cream together butter, sugar, flour, egg yolk and vanilla – mix well. Stir in chocolate chips and spread mixture evenly into the pan.
  • Beat egg white until frothy. Brush all over the bars.
  • Sprinkle peppermint evenly over the top of the bars.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for about 25 minutes, taking care not to get too brown.
  • Cool slightly and cut into bars. Enjoy!