‘Tis the Season of Peppermint

Yum…peppermint! Now I realize that peppermint isn’t for everyone. In our house, I adore anything peppermint, while my spouse could live without ever eating it again. Here we are at the holiday season while anything peppermint reigns, even if it does have to fight pumpkin spice for top billing. You can google peppermint recipes and in the first page of results end up with more peppermint recipes than you’d use in your lifetime. Here are two sites that had some yummy sounding recipes that I just have to try.

Top 10 Peppermint Recipes


Peppermint Meltaways

This page has ten delicious peppermint recipes: Peppermint Meltaways, Peppermint Ribbon Cake, Peppermint Candy, Peppermint Biscotti, Peppermint Pinwheels, Chocolate Peppermint Bark, Peppermint Red Velvet Cake, Chocolate Peppermint Scones, Peppermint Twist Kisses and Peppermint Swirl Fudge.

The three recipes I want to try from this page are:

Peppermint Meltaways

Peppermint Ribbon Cake

Peppermint Swirl Fudge

35 Genius Uses for Candy Canes


Peppermint Molasses Cookies

Yum! I don’t know about your house, but I always seem to overbuy peppermint candies and candy canes during the holidays. Somehow I think I’m going to tie them on packages or hang them all over the tree. And after Christmas, I seem to still have an abundance of these tasty, pepperminty treats to last me into the New Year. With the recipes here, that may not happen this year. Especially with these three delicious recipes. Besides peppermint, I adore anything with molasses in it. So when I saw the Peppermint Molasses Cookies, I had to print out that recipe. I definitely trying that one. For any adult parties, the Candy Cane Martini looks festive and different than the usual holiday drinks. And wrapping up the evening with a Peppermint-Marshmallow Ice Cream Pie would definitely send me to peppermint heaven.

Other recipes included on this site are: Peppermint Ice Cream Cake, Dark Chocolate Peppermint Brownies, White Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake, Chocolate Peppermint Cheesecake, Peppermint Pretzel Bark, Fudgy Chocolate Peppermint Cookies, Peppermint Patty Frappes, Chocolate Peppermint Pocky Sticks, White Peppermint Snowballs, Chocolate Chunk Candy Cane Cheesecake, Peppermint Layer Cookies, Peppermint Mousse Cake, Peppermint Oreo Cookie Bars, Milk Chocolate Peppermint Bark, Peppermint Brownie Tarts, Candy Cane Cake, Peppermint Divinity Bars, Peppermint Bon Bon cookies, Peppermint Candy Cheesecake, Chocolate Peppermint Candy Cupcakes, Peppermint Ice Cream, White Peppermint Snowballs, Peppermint Hot Fudge Sundaes, Peppermint Patties, Peppermint Cookies, Layered Peppermint Cheesecake, Peppermint Stick Cocoa, Peppermint Bark Brownies, Crushed Peppermint Cheesecake, Peppermint Topped Brownies, White Chocolate Peppermint Mousse, and Red Velvet Peppermint Cake.

Here’s wishing you a holiday filled with peppermint delights and every herbal thing you wish for!


Candy Cane Martini


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