Peppermint Mocha Candy Cookies
Minty, chocolatey, fresh and filled with yummy oatmeal!! No bake cookies!! yum!
Easy to make and a low carb cookie option that's perfect for the holidays!! A must make!
Full recipe in video below
½ cup light butter
2 cups granulated sugar substitute (I use Lakanto) to order: https://bit.ly/3cRLTbg
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½ cup low-fat milk
½ cup unsweetened cocoa
1 teaspoon espresso powder
3 cups old-fashioned oatmeal uncooked
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1/8 teaspoon pure peppermint extract
garnish with crushed candy canes or peppermint candies
In a heavy bottomed saucepan, melt the butter. Add sugar, milk, and cocoa. Bring the mixture to a boil, and let boil 2 minutes. Remove from heat.
Stir in espresso powder, oatmeal, vanilla, and peppermint extract. Stir to combine. Drop by large spoonfuls onto silpats or aluminum foil or use a cookie dough scoop to form mounds. Garnish with crushed peppermint candies. Allow cookies to cool.
Recipe inspiration from lifecurrentblog.com