Chocolate Mint Brownie Cookies

Level: Easy
Prep Time: 25 min
Cook Time: 35 min
Cooling Time:
Yields: 36 cookies (3 dozen)


Take these decadent mint brownie cookies to your next bake sale. Great for family treats too.


  • 1 1/2 cups (9 oz.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels, divided
  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup chopped nuts


MELT 3/4 cup morsels in small, heavy saucepan over lowest possible heat. When morsels begin to melt, remove from heat; stir. Return to heat for a few seconds at a time, stirring until smooth. Cool to room temperature.

COMBINE flour, baking soda and salt in small bowl. Beat butter, granulated sugar, brown sugar, peppermint extract and vanilla extract in large mixer bowl until creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in melted chocolate. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Stir in remaining morsels and nuts. Drop dough by rounded tablespoon onto ungreased baking sheets.

BAKE in preheated 350° F. oven for 8 to 12 minutes or until sides are set but centers are still soft. Let stand for 2 minutes; remove to wire racks to cool completely.

Yummy, Yummy!

by E. Emily , Rexburg, ID on Mar. 2010

These are so good!! I love chocolate so these hit the spot!


by H. Heather , Omaha, NE on Feb. 2009

These cookies are so good! I left out the nuts and added mint baking pieces. I will definitely make these again!


by J. Jenn , Sarasota, FL on Jan. 2009

These were nice and minty!! Delicious

Mint heaven

by S. Sandra , SALEM, WI on Jan. 2009

Anything with mint is my favorite. These are just right.


by R. Rohna , Knox, PA on Jan. 2009

Great cookie! They have just the right amount of mint and it goes great with the chocolate. Everybody in the family (including my picky-eater husband) thought they were great.

Chocolate Mint Brownie Cookies

by T. Towanda , COATESVILLE, PA on Jan. 2009

Very good & love the hint of mint with the chocolate!


by H. Hasnaa , West Hills, CA on Jan. 2009

it is so good

chocolate mint cookies

by p. peg , Hazlet, NJ on Jan. 2009

These cookies are very easy to make and the mint taste makes them just a little bit different.

Great Holiday cookie

by B. BONNIE , CHATHAM, NJ on Jan. 2009

This cookie was perfect for my holiday cookie exchange. Everyone loved the minty/chocolate combination.


by j. joy , denham springs, LA on Jan. 2009

I found this to be an easy recipe and my family enjoyed it. I will definitely make it again.