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Dark Chocolate Mint Chip Cookies
Enjoy the delicious flavors of Dark Chocolate and Mint this season. Looks colorful and festive for the holidays. These cookies combine the decadent sweetness of dark chocolate with the sought-after taste of mint.
Holiday Fun Facts:
  • It is traditional to exchange kisses under the mistletoe. In Scandinavia, mistletoe signifies peace and friendship.
  • The American version of St. Nicholas, or Santa Claus originally came from the Dutch version called Sint Klaas.
  • In 16th-century Germany fir trees were decorated with apples, roses, gilded candies, and colored paper.
  • In 1610 Tinsel, made of real silver, was invented in Germany.
  • St. Francis of Assisi introduced the singing of carols to holiday church services.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • "Jingle Bells" was first written for Thanksgiving but later became one of the most popular Christmas songs.
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • Alabama is the first state to give Christmas the status of holiday in 1836.
  • Alabama is the first state to give Christmas the status of holiday in 1836.
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