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A Christmas favorite -- peppermint -- adds a deliciously festive twist to these luscious dessert recipes.
A luscious peppermint-and-cream cheese filling puts a festive spin on cakelike whoopie pies.
With just 15 minutes of prep time, these brownie bites are a snap to whip up. We love the crunchy-chewy combo of the marshmallow-candy cane topper.
One of the yummiest flavor combinations --chocolate and mint -- come together in this biscotti recipe. Crushed peppermint candy makes a pretty topper.
These tiny, chocolaty tartlets feature a sweet peppermint filling. Bits of peppermint candy add pizzazz.
Ideal for a holiday open house, these sweets feature a layer of crushed peppermint candy, velvety chocolate, and billowy meringue.
This rich cheesecake recipe is the ultimate holiday dessert. Garnish it with peppermint candies just before serving.
This no-bake dessert is ready in 30 minutes. Store-bought pound cake is coated with a blend of peppermint extract, melted white chocolate, and vanilla frosting.
Rich white chocolate filling billows over this pie's dark chocolate crust with a double dose of mint flavor -- and it takes just 20 minutes to put together.
For an easy low-cal holiday sweet, try these light and airy peppermint-laced meringues. Prep takes just 20 minutes and only six ingredients are required.
Peppermint ice cream tops buttery pastry filled with a decadent chocolate-peppermint cream.
Crushed peppermint candies give this milk chocolate candy a special twist.