Desserts/Chocolate Mint Cookies

A: 5T butter
2/3C sugar
B: 2C flour
2/3C cocoa
1 egg
1t baking powder
1/2t salt
1/2t baking soda
1/2t vanilla
C: 1/4C butter
2C confectioner's sugar
2T cream
1t peppermint extract
1/2t vanilla
3 drops green food coloring
1. Cream (A) in mixing bowl. Add (B) and mix together into stiff dough.
2. Roll out into 3mm thick sheet, cut into 1" diameter circles, and bake 375F for 7 minutes.
3. Mix (C) to make frosting. Assemble cookies two at a time sandwiching frosting.

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