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How to Make Copycat Peppermint Patties

When you're searching for a sweet treat, look no further than this copycat peppermint patty recipe—just as good as the candy itself!

Mint Chocolate Bark

3 reviews

After sampling peppermint bark from an upscale store, I thought, "I can make that!" Using four ingredients, I came up...


Peppermint Swirl Fudge

14 reviews

Indulge in candy-shop flavor with these rich swirled squares. For Christmasy color, I add crushed peppermint candies and red food...


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White Chocolate Peppermint Fudge

32 reviews

I make many batches of this minty fudge to give as Christmas gifts. It's not too sweet, so it appeals...


Creamy Peppermint Patties

16 reviews

These smooth chocolate candies fill the bill for folks who like a little sweetness after a meal but don't want...

Holiday Truffles

1 review

I like to lavish the chocolate lovers on my list with these sumptuous truffles. They always bring me rave reviews.


Peppermint Hard Candy

2 reviews

This easy-to-make clear hard candy has a mint flavor from the combination of peppermint and vanilla extracts. It's a perfect...

Swirled Peppermint Marshmallows

2 reviews

The fluffy, airy texture of handmade marshmallows will remind you of glistening snowflakes. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


Easy Mint Chocolate Truffles

7 reviews

I make a lot of candy around the holidays. This is one of my favorites because the mixture isn't sticky...


Pink Ice

2 reviews

You'll love the creamy goodness of this refreshingly minty candy. It's festive pink color makes it lovely on the treat...


Peppermint Lollipops

2 reviews

These lollipops can be made with any shape cookie cutter. Gingerbread men, snowmen, Christmas trees and reindeer—there are endless color...

White Chocolate Peppermint Crunch

12 reviews

This is my favorite confection to make at Christmas. Not only is it easy, it's delicious as well. I like...


Chocolate Peppermint Bark

14 reviews

These treats are such a snap to make, I almost feel guilty serving them. But nobody seems to mind I...


Old-Fashioned Peppermint Taffy

1 review

This taffy brings back many memories of my grandmother. I used to help her every Christmas Eve pull this taffy....


Peppermint Patties

1 review

My family loves these refreshing candies. At Christmastime, I like to add a few drops of green food coloring to...