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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:
  • "Jingle Bells" was first written for Thanksgiving but later became one of the most popular Christmas songs.
  • St. Francis of Assisi introduced the singing of carols to holiday church services.
  • In Mexico, wearing red underwear on New Year's Eve is said to bring new love in the upcoming year.
  • Over 1.76 billion candy canes are produced during Christmas.
  • After "A Christmas Carol," Charles Dickens wrote one Christmas story each year, but none more successful.
  • The 2009 White House Christmas theme: 'Reflect, rejoice, renew'
  • In the Ukraine, if you find a spider web in the house on Christmas morning, it is believed to be good luck!
  • Over 100,000 people are employed in the Christmas tree industry.
  • More than 50,000 people are expected to attend 28 holiday parties at the White House in December 2009.
  • The 2009 White House Blue Room Christmas Tree is an 18 1/2-by-13-foot Douglas fir.
Due to the number of varieties, cookies will vary by recipient. Please consult the recipes on this site for information on ingredients.