How To Ramp Up Your Candy Cane Game

How To Ramp Up Your Candy Cane Game

by Alison Bucalo
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Candy canes are cute, but put in a little effort, will ya? All you need is chocolate, marshmallows, and sprinkles. That’s it! These fun treats are great to make with the kids, give as teacher gifts, or make for the entire class. Seriously, you can bang these out in 10 minutes and be a hero. Holiday miracles really do come true!


Prep time: 5 minutes

Total: 10 minutes


1 package dark chocolate candy melts

1 package white candy melts 1 package marshmallows 1 container sprinkles 1 container white ball sprinkles 12 candy canes 1 package mini candy canes 1 package crushed candy cane


Marshmallow Pepperment Sticks

1. Melt candy melts according to package

2. Push 3 marshmallows onto the large candy candy 3. Dip the candy cane, marshmallow side, into the dark chocolate 4. Drizzle white candy melts onto the marshmallow (optional) 5. Sprinkle with colored sprinkles or white balls 6. Break off the hook of the candy cane

Mini Pepperment Sticks

1. Smash mini candy cane (still in wrapper) with small hammer (or buy already crushed candy canes)

2. Poke marshmallow with mini candy cane 3. Dip bottom of marshmallow into melted chocolate 4. Dip into crushed candy canes 5. Let cool for 5 minutes

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