Holiday Candy Cane Recipes for All

We have been making candy canes since 1906, and we know they aren’t just for kids. There are fun and tasty recipes for adults and kids alike. White Chocolate Peppermint Bark is a holiday tradition in many homes!

White Chocolate Peppermint Bark Recipe

Making White Chocolate Peppermint Bark is easy! You need:

-2 cups of white chocolate (white chocolate chips or white chocolate baking candy)

-4 large peppermint Candy Canes

-Cookie sheet lined with aluminum foil

After gathering the ingredients:

-Melt the white chocolate in a double boiler

-While the chocolate is melting, take the candy canes and crush them into tiny pieces using a bowl and the bottom of a glass, a rolling pin, or a food processor

-Once the chocolate is melted, fold in the crushed candy canes

-Pour the white chocolate and candy cane mixture on the cookie sheet

-After the mixture is evenly distributed, put the pan in the refrigerator to let it cool

-Once it has hardened, break into pieces. No further refrigeration is required.

This is the perfect holiday treat to share with family and friends.

Candy Cane Drink Rim

Are you having a holiday party and want to make a festive beverage? Making a special rim on a glass will keep your guests talking for years to come.


You need:

– Candy Canes (decide the number needed depending on the number of glasses you are planning to cover)


-Drinking glasses

After gathering the ingredients:

-Chop candy in the same fashion described for the White Chocolate Peppermint Bark (crush them into tiny pieces using a bowl and the bottom of a glass, a rolling pin, or a food processor) and leave the crushed up pieces in a bowl. Make sure the pieces are as finely chopped as possible.

-Wet the rim of each glass

-Place the wet rim in the bowl of consisting of the mixture made from the directions above, moving the rim in a circular motion.

Once each glass is covered with a candy-coated rim, fill the glass with whatever beverage you’d like. The peppermint flavor complements every beverage imaginable! The candy coated rim is fun for parties involving both children and adults. Let the children decorate their glass in the same fashion as the adults – with a different beverage inside the glass, of course!

Both of these recipe ideas can be used year round to give your home the holiday look and feel you desire.