A batch of these will be in the oven tonight... an easy Christmas cookie to make last minute.
2 egg whites
1 cup sugar
1 tsp cream of tartar
1 tsp peppermint extract
8 - 10 drops green food coloring
1 6 oz package chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 350. Beat egg whites until frothy, gradually add sugar. Add cream of tartar, flavoring, and food coloring to egg whites. Beat at high speed 10 to 12 minutes. Fold in chocolate chips, drop by teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets. Set in preheated oven. Turn off oven and wait 5 hours or overnight before opening the door.
The perfect treat to leave Santa...