Show Subscription Form




Peppermint Stick Dessert Recipe

Publisher Photo
With every spoonful of this cool and creamy concoction, my family goes back in time to when our Grandma Dagmar made it each Christmas. The minty, refreshing flavor can't be topped. —Dianne Oertel, Racine, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling
MAKES:9-12 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling
MAKES: 9-12 servings

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces peppermint candy, crushed
  • 1/2 cup half-and-half cream
  • 1-1/4 teaspoons unflavored gelatin
  • 1 tablespoon cold water
  • 1-1/2 cups heavy whipping cream, whipped
  • 27 chocolate wafers

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 250 calories, 14 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 46 mg cholesterol, 103 mg sodium, 29 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 2 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a small saucepan, combine crushed candy and half-and-half cream. Cook over low heat until candy is melted, stirring occasionally.
  2. In a small bowl, sprinkle gelatin over water; let stand for 1 minute. Stir into hot peppermint mixture until dissolved. Refrigerate for 20 minutes or until mixture begins to set. Fold in whipped cream.
  3. Crush three chocolate wafers; set aside for garnish. Line a 1-1/2-qt. serving bowl with 12 wafers. Top with half of the peppermint mixture. Repeat layers. Sprinkle with chocolate crumbs. Refrigerate for at least 8 hours. Yield: 9-12 servings.
Originally published as Peppermint Stick Dessert in Taste of Home's Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook Annual 2001, p98

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 250 calories, 14 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 46 mg cholesterol, 103 mg sodium, 29 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 2 g protein.

Reviews for Peppermint Stick Dessert(0)

AVERAGE RATING
   (0)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (0)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT