Peppermint Chocolate Puffs
|Butter/Margarine||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Egg||1 , separated|
|Vanilla extract||1 Teaspoon|
|Peppermint extract||1 Teaspoon|
|All purpose flour||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Peppermint stick candy||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Chocolate morsels||1 Tablespoon|
Cream butter and sugar thoroughly.
Stir in egg yolk and extracts.
Add flour gradually, 1/4 cup at a time.
Stir in candy.
Roll into 1 -inch balls.
Dip balls into egg white and roll in sugar.
Place a chocolate morsel in the center of each cookie.
Bake on ungreased cookie sheets at 350° for 15 minutes.
Remove from cookie sheets immediately: place on wire racks to cool.