Russian Mint Pies
From the kitchen of Dora Grimm
This recipe has been on northpole.com from the beginning… since 1996! We hope you enjoy this classic North Pole recipe. Let us know your opinion by submitting a review!
Good for parties/potlucks
1 cup butter
2 cups sifted powdered sugar
4 squares unsweetened chocolate, melted
1 teaspoon peppermint flavoring
2 teaspoons vanilla
18 vanilla wafers
1 cup frozen whipped topping
Cream butter and sugar.
Blend in melted chocolate.
Add eggs and beat well. Then blend in flavorings.
Place cupcake liners into muffin pans. Put a vanilla wafer into each cupcake paper. Fill with chocolate mixture 3/4 full.
Place a dollop of whipped topping on top, sprinkle with nuts and top with half a cherry.
Freeze in muffin tins to keep shape. Store in plastic bags after frozen.