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- 1 cup(s) butter softened
- 1/2 cup(s) confectioners sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon(s) peppermint extract
- 1 1/4 cup(s) flour
- 1/2 cup(s) cornstarch
- 2 tablespoon(s) butter softened
- 1 1/2 cup(s) confectioners sugar
- 2 tablespoon(s) milk
- 1/4 teaspoon(s) peppermint extract
- 1/2 cup(s) peppermint candies or candy canes crushed
- In a small bowl, cream butter and confectioners sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in peppermint extract. Combine flour and cornstarch; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well.
- Shape into 1-in balls. Place 2-in apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes or until bottoms are lightly browned. Remove to wire racks to cool.
- Frosting: In a small bowl, beat butter until fluffy. Add the confectioners sugar, milk and peppermint extract; beat until smooth. Spread over cooled cookies; sprinkle with crushed candies. Store in an airtight container.
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