Chocolate Peppermint Candy

Chocolate Peppermint Candy

At this time of year it’s nice to have a sweet treat in the house to share with visitors.  One of my favourite sweet combinations is chocolate and peppermint.  Chocolate Peppermint candy combines these tastes in a melt in your mouth confection.  Enjoy!

INGREDIENTS

1 bag milk chocolate chipsChocolate Peppermint Candy

1 bag white chocolate chips

2 tsp vegetable oil

1 tsp peppermint extract

candy canes, crushed

DIRECTIONS

Heat milk chocolate chips in a double boiler until melted.  Mix in 1 tsp vegetable oil and pour onto a parchment lined cookie sheet.  Smooth into a thin layer and smooth into a thin layer.  Chill in refrigerator until firm

Melt white chocolate chips in a double boiler.  Add 1 tsp vegetable oil and peppermint extract to mixture and pour onto chilled milk chocolate layer. Spread to cover bottom layer.

Sprinkle crushed candy canes on the top layer.

Chill until firm and then break into pieces.  Store in a cookie tin in the refrigerator

For a sweeter candy try Honey Candy

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.