Peppermint Patties #Recipe

Peppermint Patties are a great desert to make anytime of the year!

Printable recipe below

Canadian Basics

Peppermint Patties #Recipe
Author: Canadian Basics
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  • 1 (14 oz.) can Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 1 tablespoon peppermint extract
  • Green or red food coloring (optional)
  • 6 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 1/2 pounds chocolate melts *
  1. LINE baking sheets with wax paper.
  2. COMBINE sweetened condensed milk, peppermint extract and food coloring, if desired, in large bowl. Add 6 cups powdered sugar; beat on low speed until smooth and well blended. Turn mixture onto surface sprinkled with powdered sugar.
  3. KNEAD lightly to form smooth ball. Shape into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart on prepared baking sheets. Flatten each ball into a 1 1/2-inch patty.
  4. LET dry 1 hour or longer; turn over and let dry at least 1 hour. With fork, dip each patty into warm chocolate melts (draw fork lightly across rim of pan to remove excess coating). Invert onto wax-paper-lined baking sheets; let stand until firm. Store covered at room temperature or in refrigerator.
  5. *Also called confectioners’ or summer coating.
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  1. November 17, 2014 / 7:56 pm
    OMG! This sounds so easy to make and look delicious!! I NEED to make some this week!! Thanks for sharing the recipe. <3
  2. Piroska
    November 25, 2014 / 8:19 pm
    This looks absolutely scrumptious!!
  3. Judy Cowan
    November 25, 2014 / 9:49 pm
    These are on my list to make for Christmas this year! Thanks for the recipe!
  4. l p
    November 26, 2014 / 12:40 pm
    they look wonderful. thanks for the idea. looks like real family fun so they will definitely be made here.
  5. Holly Messana
    November 27, 2014 / 6:58 pm
    OMG I would totally make this!!!
  6. Barb Campbell
    November 29, 2014 / 7:28 am
    Oh i will make this today.
  7. Treen Goodwin
    November 29, 2014 / 8:19 am
    wow these look and sound delish .. i would def make these for sure , i will try them over the holidays thanks for sharing :)
  8. Angela Mitchell
    November 30, 2014 / 2:31 am
    I would love to make this for my husband. He loves peppermint and chocolate together!
  9. dawn rader
    December 2, 2014 / 6:18 pm
    this will be on my baking list! my younger cousin loves to bake goodies for his grandma for Christmas so we will do this!
  10. Dorothy H
    December 3, 2014 / 2:45 am
    I would not make this recipe. I don't bake.
  11. Brenda Witherspoon-Bedard
    December 8, 2014 / 2:23 pm
    I would probably make this - it looks good
  12. Peggy Watt
    December 8, 2014 / 8:31 pm

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