5 Peppermint Treats for the Holidays

You'll be enjoying these festive finds all season long.


Haagen-Dazs Peppermint Bark


This limited-edition ice cream flavor hits all the right notes: rich, creamy, and full of minty goodness. Flecks of peppermint bark and pieces of peppermint candy are swirled into a base of white chocolate ice cream, ensuring each bite is packed with a double-dose of flavor. Trust us when we say you’ll be scooping up seconds.

To buy: $5-$5.50, grocery stores nationwide.

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Angie’s Boom Chicka Pop White Chocolate Peppermint Popcorn


Sweet and salty kettle corn is tasty on its own, but this festive holiday upgrade is downright addictive. Set the gluten-free snack out for house guests, or grab the bag from the pantry and dive in by the handful. Every piece is drizzled with white chocolate and sprinkled with peppermint, giving the popcorn an authentic peppermint bark taste.

To buy: $11, amazon.com.

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Birch Benders Double Chocolate Peppermint Pancake and Waffle Mix


Peppermint-flavored goodies don’t have to be reserved for dessert, you know. Kick off a chilly December morning with these just-add-water pancakes, made with cocoa powder, chocolate chips, and a sprinkling of peppermint. Do your kids prefer waffles? Simply pour the batter into your waffle iron instead. Top with whipped cream and additional chopped peppermint candies.

To buy: $6, amazon.com.

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Hot Chocolate on a Stick


While we’ll never turn down a traditional mug of hot chocolate, this chocolate-on-a-stick version is undeniably more fun. Simply heat up your milk and stir the stick until it melts, leaving you with a steaming mug of flavorful hot chocolate. The best part? This set comes complete with three festive flavors: French Truffle, Peppermint, and 3 Chili. Perfect for stocking stuffers.

To buy: $18, food52.com.

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Dandies Vegan Peppermint Mini Marshmallows


You can’t go wrong with these adorable marshmallows—toss them in hot chocolate, sandwich them in s’mores, or use them as the base for peppermint Rice Krispie treats. They’re soft and creamy, and best of all, vegan, so all of your guests can enjoy the treats.

To buy: $4, rabbitfoodgrocery.com.

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