EASY PEPPERMINT BARK - Peppermint bark is a classic.  Who can resist chocolate, white chocolate, and white chocolate peppermint candies?  Incredibly simple semi-sweet chocolate and white chocolate layered bark flavored with peppermint.  It is all topped off with crushed White Chocolate Peppermint M & M's plus White Chocolate Peppermint Hershey Kisses.  
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PEPPERMINT BARK

Incredibly simple Peppermint Bark with semi-sweet chocolate and white chocolate flavored with peppermint.  It is all topped off with crushed White Chocolate Peppermint M & M's plus White Chocolate Peppermint Hershey Kisses.
Prep Time2 mins
Cook Time2 mins
Course: Dessert, Dessert - snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: best dessert, cake, chocolate, chocolate cake, dessert, desserts, peppermint cookies, treats
Calories: 5497kcal
Author: Diane Roark

Equipment

Ingredients

  • 1 - 12- ounce bag semi-chocolate chips
  • 1 - 12- ounce bag White Chocolate Chips
  • 1 teaspoon Peppermint extract
  • 2 cups Peppermint Candies

Instructions

  • Chop White Chocolate Peppermint Hershey Kisses, Peppermint M & M’s, Andes Mints, Ghirardelli Peppermint Squares, Peppermints, or your favorite peppermint candies.  You will need two cups of your favorite candies.  I love White Chocolate Hershey Kisses on this bark.
  • Place the Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips in a microwave-safe bowl.
  • Microwave the chocolate for one minute and stir well until smooth.  If you need more time, only microwave 10 to 15 seconds at a time and stir until all the chocolate is melted.
  • Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.   Pour the melted chocolate on the parchment paper, spread the chocolate out.

White Chocolate Layer

  • Microwave the white chocolate for one minute and stir well until smooth.  If you need more time, only microwave 10 to 15 seconds at a time and stir until all the chocolate is melted.  Stir until completely melted.  Once the chocolate is completely melted, stir in the peppermint extract.
  • Drizzle the melted white chocolate on top of the semi-sweet chocolate.

Peppermint Candies

  • Immediate after adding the white chocolate, cover it with 2 cups chopped peppermint candies.  Press them down into the chocolate gently.

Let stand about 1 hour or until cool and hardened.

    Break Peppermint Bark Into Pieces

      Notes

      Use Your Leftover Peppermint From The Holidays

      Chop White Chocolate Peppermint Hershey Kisses, Peppermint M & M's, Andes Mints, Ghirardelli Peppermint Squares, Peppermints, or your favorite peppermint candies.  You will need two cups of your favorite candies.  I love White Chocolate Hershey Kisses on this bark.

      Nutrition

      Calories: 5497kcal | Carbohydrates: 733g | Protein: 44g | Fat: 259g | Saturated Fat: 153g | Cholesterol: 100mg | Sodium: 369mg | Potassium: 3144mg | Fiber: 30g | Sugar: 582g | Vitamin A: 295IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 962mg | Iron: 24mg