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Gluten Free Peppermint Chocolate Cookies - #chocolate #glutenfree
Gluten Free Chocolate Peppermint Cookies 
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Cooling/covering with chocolate
45 mins
Total Time
20 mins
 

Gluten free chocolate peppermint cookies are a quick and easy gluten free treat made with just 8 ingredients - perfect for the holidays!

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chocolate, cookies
Servings: 12
Calories: 242 kcal
Ingredients
  • 1 stick butter at room temperature
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 1/2 tsp peppermint extract
  • 1 1/2 cups brown rice flour
  • 1/3 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 cup chocolate chips
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.

  2. Place sugar, butter, eggs, and peppermint extract in a bowl. Use a hand mixer to mix ingredients.

  3. In a separate bowl, mix flour, cocoa powder and baking powder. Add dry ingredients to wet and combine. Fold in chocolate chips.

  4. Using a cookie scoop (or rolling into balls), place on baking sheet 2 inches away from each other. Bake 8-10 minutes in preheated oven.

  5. See notes above about topping with chocolate and crushed candy cane.

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Nutrition Facts
Gluten Free Chocolate Peppermint Cookies 
Amount Per Serving
Calories 242 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Fat 10g15%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 48mg16%
Sodium 85mg4%
Potassium 124mg4%
Carbohydrates 34g11%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 17g19%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 290IU6%
Calcium 29mg3%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.