Peppermint Candy Cane Cookies

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These old-fashioned Candy Cane Cookies are so just darling for holiday baking! Red and white peppermint cookies dough, twisted into a sweet little candy cane shape. This recipe for candy cane cookies is just like the cookies I remember trying when I was a kid. They aren’t overly sweet, just a wonderful combination of vanilla and peppermint flavor. They go perfectly with a cup of coffee or hot chocolate!

  • 2 sticks of butter, at room temperature
  • 1 cup of powdered sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon of pure peppermint extract
  • 3 cups of all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon of salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon of red food coloring
   For the glaze
  • 1 cup of powdered sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon of peppermint extract
  • 1-2 tablespoons of milk
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