Dipped Candy Canes Recipe

Staff Writer
Dipped Candy Canes Recipe
Dot Falconberg

During the holidays, there's no better complement to a cup of steaming hot chocolate than a candy cane to stir it with. No matter what you dip it in — white chocolate, dark chocolate, or sprinkles — a dipped candy cane will add that festive flavor of peppermint to your hot chocolate.

Deliver Ingredients


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  • Candy canes, as needed, whole and crushed
  • 8 Ounces melted chocolate, white, chocolate or both
  • Sprinkles and assorted candies, for decoration


Dip the candy cane in the melted chocolate. Roll the dipped chocolaty end of the candy cane into the decorations and place on a parchment paper-lined tray. Refrigerate for 5 minutes or until the chocolate has hardened.

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