There are so many fresh and festive peppermint treats you can make this holiday season. Truly, the options are endless. For a short list of some delicious holiday items that use peppermint extract, continue reading below. Before you know it, you’ll be enjoying the holidays with a chocolate peppermint brownie in one hand and a peppermint mocha in the other. How tasty!
All you need to do is take your favorite brownie recipe and add some peppermint flair to it. It really is that simple. Just take a few candy canes off the tree, break them up, and sprinkle them on the top of the chocolate icing. And if you want your brownies to have an even stronger peppermint flavor, add a few drops of peppermint extract to the batter before baking.
Peppermint Christmas Cake
Realistically, after tasting this treat, it might just be everybody’s favorite part of the holidays. Layer together chocolate cake with peppermint frosting, and then decorate and garnish it with candy canes. You can even add crushed candy canes to the peppermint layers of the cake and add peppermint extract to the batter. With one bite, you get a mix of creamy chocolate deliciousness and peppermint goodness. Yum!
With just one sip, you will be in the holiday spirit. Perfecting this peppermint mocha recipe and not having to leave the house to get one might be the best thing you do this holiday season. This mixture of expresso, hot chocolate, chocolate syrup, and peppermint extract is really unlike anything else.
A classic, this delicious treat is a favorite of many for its perfect mixture of milk chocolate, white chocolate, crushed candy canes, and peppermint. The way it all comes together makes for a great wintertime snack, party favor, or gift.
All four of these delicious holiday items that use peppermint extract will keep your taste buds happy and your tummies full! Just double-check to make sure you have all the necessary ingredients before you get started. If you’re short on peppermint extract, you can find some on our website. Here at Get Suckered, we are a flavor extract manufacturer that has worked hard to perfect our peppermint extract!