Peppermint Melt Aways is the perfect way to start off this special time of year. They’re super soft, and are full of peppermint flavor. And true to its title, they magically melt away in your mouth – just like Cotton Candy!! Try them and tell me its doesn’t feel a bit magical.
1 cup Butter, softened
½ cup powdered sugar
½ tsp. peppermint extract
1¼ cups all-purpose flour
½ cup cornstarch
1½ cup powdered sugar
2 TB Butter, softened
1-2 TB milk
¼ tsp peppermint extract
2 – 3 drops red food color, if desired
Candy canes or hard peppermint candy, crushed
- In a large bowl, combine butter, powdered sugar and ½ teaspoon peppermint extract. Beat until creamy, scraping down sides of bowl. Add flour and cornstarch; beat on low until well mixed. Cover and refrigerate until firm, about 60 minutes.
- Visit Peppermint Melt Aways @ lilluna.com for full instructions.