Sweetheart Cookie Sandwiches

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Your favorite sweethearts will fall for these charming pink peppermint oatmeal cookie sandwiches, cut into the shape of hearts, and filled with luscious chocolate.

INGREDIENTS (for 4 servings):


  • In a large bowl, beat together shortening, butter or margarine and sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg and peppermint extract; beat well.
  • Sift together flour, baking powder and salt; add to shortening mixture alternating with milk and mix well. Stir in oats; add in just enough food coloring to make a pink dough. Cover and chill for 1 hour.
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  • Roll out dough on a lightly floured board; cut out cookies with a floured 2 inch cookie cutter. Place on a lightly greased cookie sheet.
  • Bake in preheated oven for about 6 minutes. Remove cookies from sheet to cool.
  • Frost half of the cookies with frosting; top with remaining cookies, sandwich style.