Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows

December 7, 2012 by 31 Comments

I love this time of year, although I may have a different story for you in January when I have to start working out twice a day to take care of December’s fun. Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows is another must make recipe each Christmas.  I’m a huge marshmallow fan, but after being spoiled by these, it’s hard to go back to plain.

I’m telling you this Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows recipe deserves to be sold in a gourmet kitchen restaurant…and bonus that it’s totally easy.

Crunch the peppermints and chop the chocolate.

Melt the chocolate and then do a little dipping and double dipping until the marshmallow is topped with chocolate and peppermint.  So simple, my only friendly advice is to wait a brief moment after dipping the chocolate so it has a chance to firm a bit and hold the peppermints better.

Cover the top and use the bottom to hold…

Or add a skewer and place next to a cup of hot cocoa for a fun winter treat.

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Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows
 
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Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 25
Ingredients
  • 30 large marshmallows
  • 6 Squares of chocolate almond bark
  • ½ a bag of peppermints
Instructions
  1. Break peppermints into tiny pieces and place in a shallow bowl.
  2. Chop up almond bark and place in microwave for 60 seconds, stir. Continue for 15 seconds at a time and stir until almond bark is melted.
  3. Dip one end of the marshmallow into the almond bark, allow to cool for a few seconds, and then dip the chocolate end into the peppermint pieces until nicely coated.
  4. Set upright and allow to dry.

 

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Comments

31 Responses to “Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Marshmallows”
  1. Oh my goodness….my favorite treats all in one!! Yum!!

  2. Marty Walden says:

    These look great! I’m going to do this and put on a stick and wrap in cellophane bags. Thanks for sharing.
    Marty@Marty’s Musings

  3. Jenn says:

    Think of how good these would be in homemade hot chocolate! Yummy!

  4. Your marshmallows look great. And so festive.

  5. Aimee,
    These are so cute and they look delicious.
    Debi

  6. patti says:

    I have made these on a lollipop stick, and I used peppermint marshmallows. They are also good with caramel marshmallows dipped in chocolate with crushed nuts on top!

  7. I love chocolate covered marshmallows and the peppermint on these makes them even better! So pretty!!!

  8. Megan says:

    Thanks so much for sharing this delicious treat. I hope to try it out soon. Megan

  9. These look amazing! So cute and I’m sure delicious. I think I’ll be including these in my cookie gift plates this year!

  10. Julie says:

    How fun for a Christmas treat!

  11. These look so yummy and pretty, pinning this one!

  12. Sarah says:

    So pretty. I bet my husband and boys would love a big bowl of these!

  13. Thanks For Linking Up at Show Me Your Plaid Monday’s! I pin every post that links up to my Pinterest page for all to see. I love these Marshmallows! Your Pictures are beautiful! I hope to see you back each week!

  14. Miz Helen says:

    What a great little treat, just perfect for Christmas. Hope you are having a great week and thanks for sharing.
    Miz Helen

  15. Angela C says:

    So simple, yet so yummy, i pinned this cute idea :)

  16. Shanee says:

    These look amazing and yummy! Thanks for sharing. Visiting from Between Naps on the Porch.

  17. loulou says:

    These are fantastic! So pretty to look at and they must be delicious.

  18. Love these! So cute and easy! I am doing a bite sized dessert bar along with a hot chocolate bar for my Christmas party and these will be the perfect addition!

  19. elise says:

    These look so amazing! I’m sure they taste amazing as well. Thanks for the idea, I would love to have one of these to dip it in hot cocoa. I’m stopping by from a blog hop, feel free to stop by
    http://www.iheartpears.blogspot.com

  20. How fun & easy! I would love you to come join my Pin Me Linky Party that starts Friday morning at 8am CST.

  21. The Other Me says:

    these sound better than marshmellow santas!

  22. Ohhh I love the look of these first of all, but the really important thing is YUM! You have made me hungary! :)
    Thanks for the great holiday inspiration and idea!
    Hugs,
    Jaime

  23. Stephanie says:

    Love how simple and delicious these are!

  24. Kristen says:

    Looks tasty AND pretty!

  25. These look incredible! I can only imagine how yummy!
    Kindest regards,
    Jennifer

  26. stephanie says:

    Adorable, and easy…Perfect combo! Chocolate and peppermint is the best. I love your food pictures, great job. I would really like if you would share this on Super Sweet Saturday!
    Steph
    swtboutique.com
    Have a great weekend!

  27. Angela C says:

    Beautiful pics, I must try these, they look awesome

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