Easy Peppermint Sugar Cookies Recipe! Plus a $10 Paypal Giveaway! #bakememories


Peppermint Sugar Cookies Recipe

Looking to make a delicious and festive dessert for Christmas? Then you will want to take a look at my Easy Peppermint Sugar Cookies!

This was an experiment gone right, and they have become popular with my kiddos. Making them only requires a few adjustments to a Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Pouch mix as well as adding in Stripy Sweets. Now because they turned out so good, I plan on passing these out at school and various other Holiday functions.

Ingredients to make Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Mix

To recreate these Easy Peppermint Sugar Cookies, details are below. (Makes 36)


Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie 17.50 oz Pouch Mix

1 Egg

1/3 Cup of Softened Butter

1 Tbsp of All Purpose Flour

15 Crushed Stripy Sweets

Stripy Sweets in packages


First preheat the oven to 350 degrees.  Then crush 15 Stripy Sweets.

Tip: I used the bottom of a coffee mug to lightly apply pressure on the candies against a plate. For less mess, do this while they are still in the package.

Crushed Stripy Sweets

Then in a bowl I combined the Betty Crocker Sugar Cookie Pouch, Flour, and crushed Stripy Sweets with a spoon.

Next I added the egg, butter, and I used a mixer.  I then formed the mix into a dough ball.

Peppermint Sugar Cookies Mix

From there I took 1 tablespoon portions and rolled them each into a ball. I placed these on top of parchment paper above my cookie sheet spacing them at least 2 inches apart.

I then placed them in the oven for 9-11 minutes until done. (Personally I preferred them at 9 minutes since it is softer cookie). Once cooled completely, store in an airtight container.

Peppermint Sugar Cookies Dough

Which dessert or desserts would you like to try at BettyCrocker.com? Any special tips or short cuts you have for making cookies?

If you are planning on baking this Holiday Season be sure to save at Winn Dixie. From 12/16 -12/22 they are running special in store promotion for Betty Crocker products including Cake Mix – $1.00 off, Traditional Brownies – $1.00 off,  Pouch Cookies (14-17 oz) – 2 for $4 with Bonus Fuel Perks, and Premium Brownies – 2 for $4 with Bonus Fuel Perks.

Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Plus, you can grab a special $0.75 off Digital Coupon for 3 Betty Crocker products (while supplies last).

Needless to say, these are simple to make and pretty tasty! I hope you and your family enjoy this recipe, and Happy Holidays!

Carlee @ LAAF

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  1. shelly peterson says:

    The Peanut Butter Cookie Truffles look yummy!

  2. I would make the Holiday Blossom Cookie

  3. I would like to try Christmas Sugar Cookie Cutouts recipe.

  4. red velvet cookie cups

  5. Danielle D says:

    Peanut Butter Blossoms

  6. Charlene S. says:

    The Christmas Sugar Cookie Cutouts is a recipe I would make 🙂

  7. I would like to try the Easy Peanut Butter Cookie Cups. For light, puffy cookies, use shortening or margarine and cut back on the amount of fat.

  8. I’d like to make the Easy Peanut Butter Blossoms
    Thank you!

  9. I am most interested in the recipe for the cake mix chocolate cookies.

  10. Ann Fantom says:

    I would like to make the Candy-Kissed Snowman Cookies recipe

  11. Cynthia C says:

    I want to try the Peanut Butter Cookie Truffles

  12. Debbi Wellenstein says:

    I really want to make the Salted Toffee Bars.

  13. The Candy-kissed snowmen cookies are so cute!

  14. I like the peanut butter chocolate truffles

  15. Brittney House says:

    I would love to try the red velvet cookies.

  16. Peanut Butter Blossoms

  17. I would love to make those coconut butterscotch fudge cookies! Yummy!
    My tip is to make up your dough and freeze it in pre shaped balls on baking pans. Then once frozen pop into a zip loc bag! Whenever you have unexpected company or just need a sweet Christmas treat, you will have homemade cookies instantly!

  18. I would love to try the Candy-kissed snowmen cookies!!

  19. mmmm Russian Tea Cakes!

  20. Francine Anchondo says:

    Chocolate Mint Pinwheels

  21. I would love to try the peanut butter cookie cup recipe!

  22. beth shepherd says:

    I would like to try the chocolate mint pinwheels. Thank you

  23. I would like to make the salted toffee bars.

  24. Oh I would love to make the Easy Peanut Butter Cookie Cups! One tip that I use every month…is to make your cookie dough…then I freeze it on the cookie pan….and put in baggies to bake later in the month! I love to freeze first…because then when I put in the baggie they do not lose their shape!

  25. I would like to try the Red Velvet Cookie Cups.

  26. Stephanie Liske says:

    I would like to try the Red Velvet Cookie Cups.

  27. Leigh Anne Borders says:

    Peanut Butter Cookie Truffles look delicious and so do the red velvet cookie cups. I would love to make those.

  28. The candy kissed snowman cookies are cute.

  29. I’d love to try making the Deluxe Holiday Fudge!

  30. Carolyn Daley says:

    I would love to try the Peanut Butter Cookie Truffles recipe.

  31. chocolate cake mix cookies sounds good too

  32. susan smoaks says:

    i want to try the sugar cookie peppermint bark

  33. Red Velvet cookie cups!!

  34. I’d like to try the Red Velvet Cookie Cups.

  35. Amanda Whitley says:

    i like the Candy-Kissed Snowman Cookies

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