If your holiday mantra is always “more peppermint, please!” then you’re in luck. We’ve gathered festive recipes that up the ante when it comes to everyone’s fave seasonal flavor. From peppermint bark recipes to candy cane cookies and a legit peppermint patty, scroll down to discover peppermint treats that all your little elves will love.
You won't ever want to buy a York Peppermint Patty again after tasting this homemade version we spotted over at House of Yumm. Using real dark chocolate, this will be a go-to recipe for years to come. Get it here.
Candy Crunch Cookies
We’re loving the wow-factor of these cookies from Well Plated. They’re a peppermint version of Mexican Wedding Cookies, meaning they’re melt-in-your-mouth and totally irresistible. Get the recipe here.
Candy Cane Cookies
Everyone’s fave holiday candy gets a delicious cookie twist, thanks to The Kitchen is My Playground. Not only are these almond sugar cookies a classic treat— they’re also easy to make and sprinkled with crushed candy canes and sugar. Get the recipe here.
Holiday Hot Chocolate
Grab a cuppa and gather ‘round for peppermint hot chocolate that’s festive, comforting, and vegan, too! Lauren Caris Cooks is the genius behind this rich and creamy treat and you can snag her recipe here.
Magical Candy Kisses
Who doesn’t love a surprise— especially when it’s a candy cane Hershey’s Kiss? Red Tricycle’s own SPOKE Network Editor Leah makes these cookies on a yearly basis and the hidden candies are always a hit with kids. Get the recipe here.
Who knew that peppermint bark could be so cute? Not only has It’s Always Autumn come up with an oh-so-adorable holiday candy— she also has an easy-to-follow video so you’ll make the perfect bark every time. Get the recipe here.
Two Bite Brownies
When you need a little bite of dessert to get you in the holiday spirit, A Taste of Madness has you covered. These sweet little brownies are just the right size for little hands and pack a punch of peppermint flavor. Get the recipe here.
Peppermint Patty Pie
No-Churn Peppermint Ice Cream
‘Tis the season for peppermint ice cream! If you can’t get enough of this cool treat, Almost Supermom has a refreshing solution. This ice cream is magically easy to make and doesn’t require an ice cream maker. Get the recipe here.
— Abigail Matsumoto
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