Homemade Peppermint Bark


Peppermint Candy Canes Semi-Sweet Chocolate Peppermint Oil White Chocolate

Homemade Peppermint Bark



2 hrs 25 min

12 pieces

Step 1

Crush or finely chop the candy canes, and set aside.

Step 2

Break the semisweet chocolate into small pieces. Melt in short, 30-second bursts, stirring, until only a few small lumps remain.

Step 3

Stir the melted chocolate until smooth.

Step 4

Stir in a few drops of peppermint oil and pour the mixture onto a parchment-lined baking sheet.

Step 5

Smooth the bark into an even layer and allow it to cool until firm.

Step 6

Melt white chocolate. Add peppermint oil. Pour over dark chocolate. Smooth into an even layer.

Step 7

While the white chocolate is still wet, sprinkle with crushed candy canes.

Step 8

When the bark is completely cool and hardened, break or cut it into smaller pieces.

Homemade Peppermint Bark

Hi! I'm Allie!

When I find myself with a few free moments, I head straight for my kitchen!  I'm a former pastry chef who still loves to bake, & to share how easy and fun baking from scratch can be!