Andes Mint Cookies

These have got to be the easiest cookies I’ve ever made! I loved it! And easy is only good when they are delicious to boot. And these were gooooood!  Even my co-workers asked for the recipe.  (Usually they just tell me to make some more.)
A huge thank you to Six Sister’s Stuff for this delicious recipe!
Andes Mint Cookies
* 1 box Devil’s Food Cake Mix
* 1/2 cup oil
* 2 eggs
* Andes mints
I know!  So simple, right?!?!
Mix cake mix, oil and eggs together.  I used my Pampered Chef medium scoop to scoop out balls of dough.  Place on a cookie sheet lined with parchment paper or a silpat.
Bake in a 350 degree oven for 6-9 minutes.  Don’t cook them for longer than that!  You don’t want them to be overdone!
Take the cookie sheet out of the oven and while the cookies are still hot, place an Andes mint on top of each cookie.
Let sit about 5 minutes until the mint is melted.  Take a knife or back of a spoon and swirl the chocolate on the top.
I told you they were simple!  And how cool looking all swirled like that!
Enjoy!  And try not to eat them all.  I dare you!
 
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Comments

  1. Hmm these look seriously delicious! I love the look of the melty Andes on top – I wish I could get my hands on one of them! Thanks for sharing the recipe and idea 🙂

  2. Yummy. Ellie looks like she is really thinking it over…”let’s see, which one is the biggest!” LOL.

  3. oh yeah! Those look great! And I can see using all sorts of candy!

  4. I’m definitely going to have to bookmark this recipe and try it sometime! I already make another Andes Mint cookie, but these ones look good too!

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  6. YUM! One of my neighbors made these for our annual Christmas Cookie Swap and they were the first to be eaten.

  7. Yummy this looks so good. I need to try it soon.

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  8. I love how the candy looks, melted on top of the cookie~YUM!

  9. Chocolate + mint = HEAVEN

    Adding this to pinterest!

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  10. I made these (check it out: http://heatskitchen.blogspot.com/2011/12/andes-mint-cookies.html) from scratch, but they’re pretty much the same recipe! I thought they got to be too sweet with the andes mint on top, so I mixed it in with the chocolate chips (in my recipe…you could melt it into the batter on yours) and they turned out AMAZING!

  11. Look delicious. I love making recipes from a box mix. What a creative way to cook with an Andies mint. MMM. thanks for sharing .

  12. My grandsons will love these. I’m SO THANKFUL I’m not a mint fan right now… otherwise I’d be in big trouble!

  13. I love chocolate mint anything, so these cookies look great to me! Bet your family loved them too. Thanks for sharing your recipe at Your Cozy Home Party this week.

  14. One of our faves! Thanks for linking up with us on “Strut Your Stuff Saturday!” We hope to see you next week! -The Sisters

  15. Stopping by from Crystal & Co. These look so divine. I am a sucker for chocolate and mint. Pinning to my Must Have Chocolate board.

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  16. Those look delicious!! I know my father would love them! Thank you for sharing at Sharing Saturday!!

  17. My two year old would love these! Plus she could help with the candy on top. I’m hosting my weekly link party right now and I’d love for you to join in at http://www.thenymelrosefamily.blogspot.com/2012/06/whimsy-wednesdays-15.html

  18. Oh – Andes Mints are one of my favorite candies!

  19. Oh my goodness, those look amazing! I love chocolate and mint!

  20. These are some of my favorite cookies too!!! Love the melted candy!!!

  21. These look amazing! Who doesn’t like Andes .. A great choice for the holidays…

  22. do you mix the ingredients by hand or with an electric mixer?

    • I always use my stand mixer because I’m too lazy to mix things by hand =o) You surely could though.