15 Peppermint Recipes that are Easy to Make


Wondering how to make yummy peppermint desserts?  I’ve got your back with 15 recipes using Peppermint and candy canes!  The best thing about candy canes and peppermint candy is that you can use them up by adding them to almost any of your favorite dessert recipes.  Some of the tasty recipes include candy cane mousse, peppermint truffles, peppermint fudge, ice cream sandwiches, candy cane cookies, cake and cookie bark. There is nothing quite like candy canes with a twist, and these recipes will give you tons of ideas on how to make them spectacular.  {{knuckle bumps}}

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Peppermint Desserts

Peppermint Truffles

1.  Peppermint Truffles ~ Chocolate truffles are one of the most decadent treats around, but they are actually very simple to make. Impress your family and friends with these handmade special treats.

Chocolate Peppermint Torte

2.  Chocolate Peppermint Torte ~ Three heavenly layers of chocolate cake and filled with peppermint cream filling.  Garnish with peppermint candies for the ultimate slice of heaven!

Peppermint Mocha Pots de Creme

3.  Peppermint Mocha Pots de Creme ~ Creamy chocolate and espresso custard with a touch of peppermint extract.

Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

4.  Peppermint White Hot Chocolate ~ This delicious beverage is every bit as delicious as it’s sister, regular hot chocolate, but it’s fun to mix it up once in a while. Plus, it’s so pretty.

Candy Cane White Chocolate Mousse

5.  Candy Cane White Chocolate Mousse ~ In true candy cane fashion this delectable white chocolate and peppermint mousse is layered to resemble candy cane stripes.  

 Peppermint Ice Cream Sandwich

6.  Peppermint Ice Cream Sandwich ~ Soft chocolate cookies with a creamy ice cream center and rolled in crushed up candy canes.

Peppermint Cookies

Peppermint Shortbread Bars

7.  Peppermint Shortbread Bars ~ Buttery and rich shortbread bars with a touch of holiday, Andes peppermint crunch bits.

Peppermint Crunch Sugar Cookie Bars

8.  Peppermint Crunch Sugar Cookie Bars ~ The holidays are here and it’s time to make holiday favorites and give new recipes a try.  These Peppermint Crunch Sugar Cookie Bars are fun and easy to make. Visually they are gorgeous and they taste good too! 

Peppermint Meringue Cookies

9.  Peppermint Meringue Cookies ~ As if these pretty meringues didn’t already look like a little bit of heaven, wait until you bite into one and discover the delicious peppermint flavor! 

Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

10.  Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms ~ These little thumbprint cookies are really easy to make and would be perfect to leave out for Santa with a glass of milk.

Candy Cane Chocolate Cookies

11.  Candy Cane Chocolate Cookies ~ These Candy Cane Chocolate cookies are really easy to make and would be perfect to leave out for Santa with a glass of milk.

Peppermint Patty Recipe

Homemade Peppermint Patties Recipe

12.  Homemade Peppermint Patties Recipe ~ Only 5 ingredients are necessary for making these peppermint confections, butter, cream, powdered sugar, melting chocolate and peppermint extract.

Bark Recipe

oreo peppermint bark

13.  Oreo Peppermint Bark ~ This recipe is so simple and yet the candy looks so professional when you are finished. Make the holidays a little sweeter by giving this gift to friends and family.

Peppermint Popcorn

14.  Candy Cane Popcorn Bark ~ Erin gives you both the recipe for this yummy peppermint popcorn bark, as well as the printable popcorn bag.  A great gift idea for the whole year – just change up the bag.

Peppermint Fudge

Double Chocolate Peppermint Fudge

15.  Double Chocolate Peppermint Fudge ~ Fudge is a holiday staple and this recipe for traditional fudge is tried and true and perfect for gift giving!



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