Peppermint Sugar Cookies

Slightly chewy cookies with a peppermint cream cheese frosting AND topped with peppermint candies?  Seriously, the best way to ring in the holiday season!

Peppermint Sugar Cookies

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Serves: 10 Total Time: 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2/3 cup regular (unflavored) shortening
  • 2/3 cup unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 2 cups white sugar, separated
  • 1 large egg + 1 large egg yolk
  • 1 tablespoon corn syrup
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 - 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup peppermint crunch sprinkles

  • For the Peppermint Cream Cheese Frosting:

  • 1/4 cup (4 tablespoons) butter, softened not melted
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened but not melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 2 - 2 and 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • Peppermint crunch sprinkles, to top

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