Butter Or Margarine
Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
Red Food Coloring
Green Food Coloring
Cream butter, sugar, egg and vanilla until fluffy. In a separate bowl,
combine flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. Add to creamed
mixture. Shape dough into two 1 1/2" thick rolls. Wrap in waxed
paper. Chill for several hours. Place slices on ungreased cookie
sheet. Decorate by drawing the tines of a fork across each slice.
Bake at 375 F for 8-10 min. or until almost firm.
Meanwhile, combine filling ingredients except food coloring and
mint or strawberry extract. Beat until spreading consistency. If
desired, divide filling half - tint half pink and half green. Add
appropriate extract to each one. Cool cookies, then spread wrong
side of cookie and top with second cookie.
Makes 36 sandwiches.