With Christmas being only a little over a week away, we are sharing some of our favorite Elf recipes with an Elf Red and Green Peppermint Cookie recipe.

Elf Red and Green Peppermint Cookie Recipe


  • White cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 C oil
  • 1 tsp peppermint extract
  • 1/3 C powder sugar
  • Green and red food coloring


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Combine all ingredients except the coloring and the powder sugar.
  3. Divide dough in half.
  4. Add in the green food coloring to one dough and red to the other and mix till combined.
  5. In another bowl, add the powder sugar.
  6. Form dough into little balls.
  7. Roll into powder sugar and place an a parchment paper lined baking sheet.
  8. Bake for 8 minutes.