White Thin Mints

Classic Thin Mint taste and crunch with a white chocolate peppermint twist. You’ll love these ridiculously simple TWO INGREDIENT cookies!

Two Ingredient White Thin Mints recipe- so easy and delicious!

Throughout this year you have made my Homemade Thin Mints one of the most popular recipes here on In Katrina’s Kitchen. When thinking of a cookie to kick off I’ll Bring the COOKIES (a virtual cookie party that begins today!!!) my thoughts kept drifting back to Thin Mints. The original idea for those largely came from some mint dark chocolate that I found. Naturally when I came across this white mint chocolate my mind went to a white Thin Mint version.

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Because we are entering the busiest time of the year I wanted to make this super-simple for you. These are TWO INGREDIENT THIN MINTS! So stop reading this post and go to the store and buy yourself some Vanilla Wafer cookies and some mint white chocolate. Dip and done.

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A few sprinkles give these a Christmas feel and would be a great addition to any holiday cookie tray. I like to think of these as White Christmas Thin Mints. :) If you cannot find white chocolate peppermint candy melts you can use white chocolate flavored with a few drops of peppermint candy extract.

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And let’s be real; if you are bringing the cookies you want people talking about them three months later. “Oh remember when Sally brought those amazing White Thin Mints to the office party? She is a fashion disaster but she sure can make a mean cookie.”

White Thin Mints Recipe

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Yield: 4 dozen cookies

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 20 minutes

A white chocolate spin on classic Thin Mint cookies- made with only 2 ingredients!

Ingredients:

  • 1 Box Vanilla Wafer Cookies (such as Nilla Wafers)
  • 2 Cups mint white chocolate candy melts
  • Sprinkles (optional)

Directions:

  1. Melt chocolate in microwave (Use about 1 Tablespoon shortening or vegetable oil to thin it out if it is too think for dipping.)
  2. Dip cookies into mint white chocolate. Garnish with sprinkles if desired. Let cool.

Notes:

  • You can find mint white chocolate at most craft/baking supply stores (JoAnne's, Pat Catan's, Michaels).
  • You can substitute regular white chocolate with about 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract.

 

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43 Responses to “White Thin Mints”

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    Averie — November 30, 2011 at 12:06 pm

    No you didnt. Omg

    White chocolate AND thin mints are two of my fave things..ever!!

    They are beautiful and perfect!

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    Not Rachael Ray — November 30, 2011 at 12:51 pm

    Love this idea! Perfect, easy, and I bet they are to die for!
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    Lolly — November 30, 2011 at 12:54 pm

    These are a great idea, and I love how easy they are to make! Looks delicious. :)

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    food_dreamer — November 30, 2011 at 1:00 pm

    Easy peasy and pretty! I stumbled them!
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    Baker Street — November 30, 2011 at 1:03 pm

    Yummm! These are done to perfect! love the simplicity of this recipe. :)
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    Belinda @zomppa — November 30, 2011 at 1:22 pm

    All I can say is ni-i-ce!!
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    Liz @ Blog is the New Black — November 30, 2011 at 1:29 pm

    Since the other ones were SUCH a hit… these must be just as good!!!

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    spiffycookie — November 30, 2011 at 2:19 pm

    Wow I have never heard of mint white chocolate before.
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    Kiri W. — November 30, 2011 at 2:36 pm

    Wow, how interesting! My wife would probably sell her soul for thin mints, I wonder how she'd like this white version :)
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    Lacy — November 30, 2011 at 2:38 pm

    Great idea! So simple! I love this! Buzz!!
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    Erin — November 30, 2011 at 3:54 pm

    No way! How totally simple but I bet they taste fantastic! I can't wait to make these! Thanks.
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    Elizabeth — November 30, 2011 at 4:56 pm

    My mom loves thin mints! I bet she would love these.

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    bakedbyrachel — November 30, 2011 at 5:19 pm

    So simple and perfect! My girls would devour them
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    livingth3sw33tlife — November 30, 2011 at 5:59 pm

    How cute – - I love how neat and simple these look.

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    therealnutritionist — November 30, 2011 at 6:30 pm

    AH! These are SO PRETTY!!

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    Susie — November 30, 2011 at 6:46 pm

    I love how easy this cookie is to make. They look so festive. Thin mints are my favorite.
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    Megan @ Pip and Ebby — November 30, 2011 at 7:39 pm

    Lovelovelove! Beautiful and delicious!
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    Bake Your Day — November 30, 2011 at 9:54 pm

    Fun! Love this idea. And what a perfect way to kick it off. I could use two or three or ten of these right now!

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    @fakeginger — November 30, 2011 at 10:59 pm

    Omg. How are the rest of us supposed to follow this amazingly simple and delicious cookie?! You should've saved this for the last day!

    PS. Send me some.
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    stephday — November 30, 2011 at 11:40 pm

    I love how easy these are!! Thanks so much for sharing this quick, but adorable recipe!
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    Sandras Easy Cooking — December 1, 2011 at 1:53 am

    Woman you are making me drool!:)) and those look adorable!!!
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    Kara — December 1, 2011 at 1:54 am

    Wow love anything with white chocolate. These thin mints look amazing!
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    thesmartcookiecook — December 1, 2011 at 2:42 am

    Brilliant..and so easy! They look SO yummy and festive :)
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    Sandra — December 1, 2011 at 3:19 am

    Love your presentation and this couldn't be easier to pull together. Yay you!
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    Julie — December 1, 2011 at 3:47 am

    I love how you took two simple things and made such adorable, delicious-looking Christmas cookies :)
    Thanks for sharing!
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    Julia — December 1, 2011 at 5:36 pm

    "She is a fashion disaster but she sure can make a mean cookie." This is the story of my life! Ha!
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    Tina — December 2, 2011 at 4:46 pm

    This is SO easy and sounds SO amazing! I will be pinning this to make ASAP!

    We'd love for you to come link it up to our 12 Days of Christmas Goodies! (Day 1 is still open too looking for Candy Bark recipes) But today is Day 2 and we are featuring…. CHRISTMAS COOKIES of any kind (and I think this cookie is perfect)!
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    Sara — December 2, 2011 at 6:36 pm

    So darling!! Would LOVE it if you would link this up at my turquoise lovin' party! (and red during the holidays) http://www.sweetlittlegals.com/2011/11/turquoise-

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    Sweetsugarbelle — December 3, 2011 at 5:19 am

    YOu should have called the disaster, CALLYE, not Sally, LOL! GREAT recipe. These are in my future for sure!
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    Jennifer @ Peanut Butter and Peppers — December 4, 2011 at 2:53 am

    Wow, easy and tasty. Do you think Peppermint Bark would work?

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    pegasuslegend — December 7, 2011 at 12:56 am

    Did anyone say it ? Your a genius!

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    Lois — December 7, 2011 at 2:45 am

    These look delicious!

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    Kate@Diethood — November 28, 2012 at 3:56 pm

    You rock!!! I'm going to make these, like now!
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    Winelady Cooks — November 28, 2012 at 10:08 pm

    How easy and delicious. I will be adding this cookie to my cookie exchange.

    Thanks so much for sharing,

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    Edi — April 1, 2013 at 7:45 pm

    I am so anxious to make this, will have to use reg. white choc. though can’t find the mint kind.

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    Lillian @ My Recipe Journey — September 2, 2013 at 10:58 am

    I love this idea! Perfect for Christmas cookie trays! Great post! I pinned this! =D

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    Kim — November 7, 2013 at 9:24 am

    Can you tell me the brand of mint white chocolate? Or where you get it?

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    Mar — November 20, 2013 at 9:59 am

    How do I store these want to make day before Christmas ?….

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    Glenda — November 20, 2013 at 4:22 pm

    Awesome. Just put them on my cookie list for Christmas.

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    Amanda Brendle — December 16, 2013 at 11:45 pm

    Yum! Those look FANTASTIC! (And easy as all get-out!) Thanks!

    • Katrina Bahl — December 17th, 2013 @ 10:05 am

      They are a Christmas staple around here now! I hope you enjoy them.

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    Rachel R. — June 24, 2014 at 11:08 pm

    FYI, I found your picture here. http://crazyfood.net/the-34-simple-two-ingredient-recipes

    Since these guys didn’t link back to any of the bloggers whose photos they used, I’m guessing they didn’t ask for your permission, so I thought you might want to know.

    • Katrina Bahl — June 26th, 2014 @ 6:27 am

      Thank you so very much!

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