Perfect Peppermint Patties
In a bowl, combine first four ingredients. Add milk and mix well.
into 1-in. balls and place on a waxed paper-lined cookie sheet.
Flatten with a glass to 1/4 in.; chill for 30 minutes. In a double boiler or microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate chips and shortening. Dip patties; place on waxed paper to harden and freeze for a short while.
Yield: about 5 dozen.