Desserts

Valentine Thin Mints

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Valentine's is one of my favorite holidays! My husband loves thin mints so I played around with an old family recipe from his side. These mints only have 4 ingredients and taste amazing!!!! My husband loves them best frozen. I like them best when they are room temperature. Either way... these mints are perfect for your Valentine!

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Step 1:
8 oz of Chocolate Almond Bark
1/2 teaspoon of Mint Extract

Step 2:
8 oz of White Chocolate Almond Bark
1/2 teaspoon of Mint Extract
6 to 10 drops of Red Food Coloring

Step 3:
8 oz of Chocolate Almond Bark
1/2 teaspoon of Mint Extract
Line a cookie sheet with wax paper. Melt the Chocolate from step 1 in the microwave. After it is melted stir in the Mint Extract. Pour onto Lined Cookie Sheet and spread the best you can. It will be a very...
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Nutritions

Calories
1.0

Sodium
0.0mg
0% DV

Fat
0.02g
0% DV

Protein
0.0g
0% DV

Carbs
0.1g
0% DV

Fiber
0.0g
0% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV