flourless mint chocolate cookies

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flourless mint chocolate cookies {dairy free, gluten free} 

quick, easy, and perfect for  your next holiday cookie exchange

mint chocolate flourless cookies

So… two peppermint recipes in a week, and it’s not even Thanksgiving. I’m not sure what has gotten into me. I really do enjoy all things Thanksgiving,and I am a firm believer in one holiday at a time, but the smell of those doughnut muffins baking last weekend was too much. I’ve got chocolate and peppermint on the brain.

That, and these are quite simply the easiest cookies on the planet.  Which is really good because let me tell you I have been less than enthusiastic about the kitchen this week.

mint chocolate flourless cookies

Does that ever happen to you?

I spent all last weekend baking up a storm, finalizing my holiday menu, planning a dinner for friends, and  then all of a sudden I just can’t even look at my kitchen anymore.

mint chocolate flourless cookies | Gluten Free Dairy Free

ZERO motivation. It was so bad that on Wednesday I fed my kids frozen pizza for dinner. Stella refused to even come to table.

I figured cookies would help her forget.

Gluten Free Dairy Free | Mint Chocolate Flourless Cookies

flourless mint chocolate cookies


  • 2 cups of confectioners sugar
  • 1 cup of cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 2 tsp peppermint extract
  • 3 egg whites


  • line baking sheets with parchment
  • pre-heat the oven to 350 degrees
  • combine all of the cookie ingredients and beat until smooth (by hand or using a stand mixer)
  • drop by tablespoon onto the prepared baking sheets (leave plenty of room for spreading)
  • bake 10 minutes
  • allow cookies to cool completely before removing them from cookie sheets


recipe adapted from King Arthur Flour


They did indeed.

Gluten Free Dairy Free | Mint Chocolate Flourless Cookies


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