The original receipe called for spearmint leaves, but I have not seen them in the shops for ages, so I use mint leaves instead (Kmart still stock them)


Ingredients (makes 15 biscuits)

  • 125 grams Butter
  • 1/2 Cup Castor Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 Cup Self Raising Flour
  • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Essence
  • 1 Cup Chopped mint leave lollies
  • 3 Cups Cornflakes

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 180c and grease 2 baking trays.
  2. Cream butter and sugar, beat in egg and vanilla essence.
  3. Fold in flour, mint leaves and cornflakes, Drop in tablespoonfuls onto trays
  4. Bake for 12-15 minutes, cool on a wire rack

  • I know right, I loved those spearmint leaves and it’s a shame that we can’t get them anymore

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  • Yoda Yummies – such a unique name!


    • Love good old spearmint leaves – so good for cooking and decorating.

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  • Nice and simple; thanks for sharing!.

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  • These look delicious! Thanks for sharing!

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  • We have been looking for this recipe for years! We used to make them when we were kids. Kellogg’s Cornflakes used to have the recipe on the side of the box. It was a marketing gimmick back when Star Wars came out – hence the name “Yoda”!

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  • Yoda … is that why it needs green spearmint leaves?

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  • Thanx for sharing this yummy recepie

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  • Awesome name and recipe too! Thanks for sharing.

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  • thank you for posting all these amusing recipes

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  • wow i like the name
    awesome recipe

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  • thanks for sharing this. looks yummy

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  • I remember spearmint leaves, this is unusual.

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  • This is a different idea using mint leave lollies .Thanks .

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  • and Yummy they do look, great easy to do recipe

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  • looks great..i will have to try this

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