Cocoa Mints

  • 1 cup cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup sweet butter, softened
  • 2 tsp peppermint extract
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 9 cups confectioners sugar
  1. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and mix until well blended. If needed, slowly add additional water until mixture holds.
  2. Shape into a ball and place on a sheet of wax paper and roll out until 1/4 inch thick.
  3. Cut into desired shapes then chill for several hours or until firm.