Nothing screams the Christmas Season to my kids more then Nana’s famous peppermint bark recipe! Peppermint is a complete staple for the Holiday time around my house. I love the fresh crisp smell of peppermint in the air and of course when used with delicious treats. There are some amazing health benefits of mint for your mind and body- not only is good for you but healthy too!
If you’ve never had the pleasure of tasting peppermint bark, you are in for a sweet treat. Generally it consists of peppermint candy pieces, such as smashed up candy canes, in white chocolate on top of dark chocolate and broken into pieces of “bark” or shards of minty goodness.
The glory-ness of peppermint bark is that it can actually refer to any chocolate with peppermint candy pieces in it- so different concoctions are bound to occur. Of course it is especially popular around the Christmas season and it’s actually quite festive looking.
Below are 25 of the most amazing peppermint bark recipes you’ll find online and you’ll be sure to find at least 1 favorite here.
25 Delicious Peppermint Bark Recipe to Delight Your Taste buds
1. Chocolate Peppermint Bark
How good does this amazing sweet crunchy bark look? This is a classic recipe that uses just a few simple ingredients and can be made in just a pinch. We love the idea of using the candied mints here as well.
2. Oreo Peppermint Bark
This is close to the classic take on the original but of course includes lots of extra oreo cookie crumbs and more! Definitely a kid friendly version of the sweet treat.
3. Peppermint Bark Fudge
Looking for something extra creamy instead of the normal crunchy bark? Check out this amazing recipe made with delicious fudge. With just 6 ingredients its not only easy to make but a terrific treat to gift to friends, teachers, and neighbors.
4. Peppermint Bark Muddy Buddies
How about trying something completely fresh and crunchy! These muddy buddy peppermint bark bites remind me of these cute family holiday rompers I am such a fan of! Cozy up in your jammies with a good Holiday movie and enjoy your night!
5. Pretty White Chocolate Peppermint Bark
This delicious white chocolate bark is ideal for sharing with friends and family. Its absolutely gorgeous and of course super tasty! Have some fun with the sprinkles and toppings and see what you can create. It’s so much fun to experiment in the kitchen with food and making tasty treats for all gets us truly in the Holiday spirit.
6.Chocolate peppermint bark roll cake recipe
This delicious chocolate cake is filled with an irresistible peppermint white chocolate filling. It is super festive and not as difficult to create as you might think. This chocolate peppermint bark roll cake is perfect for the Christmas holiday table!
7. Reindeer Peppermint Crunch Bark
Take your original peppermint bark and turn it up a notch! Our kids just love to throw in everything when making this fun treat. Turn it greener and make it grinchy!
8. Peppermint Bark Brownies
These chewy peppermint delights are truly something to try out. One of the favorites in our house are these moist delicious brownies with the perfect amount of peppermint and chocolate.
9. Peppermint Bark Cookies
Peppermint bark is so popular this time of year, these peppermint bark cookies are a fun twist on the original recipe. They take minutes to make as they use already baked cookies- so just dip, sprinkle and go!
10. Peppermint Bark Candy Cane Hearts
These candy cane hearts are super simple to make, but they look so impressive! I love giving gifts from the heart, and these sweet treats are no exception. Your friends, family, coworkers and neighbors will think you’re a culinary genius gifting these for the Holiday season.
11. Peppermint Bark Cheesecake
If you are a cheesecake aficionado then you must give this peppermint bark recipe a try! With its creamy smooth cheesecake, chocolate cracker crumb and crunchy peppermint flavors swirling about, it truly is a decadent dessert.
12. Peppermint Crunch Oreo Cookie Balls
These chewy crunchy oreo balls are the perfect two-bite treat for any Holiday party or even just late night snack. My kids are pretty much obsessed!
13. Peppermint Bark Popcorn
This peppermint bark popcorn is an easy solution and delicious treat for the holidays! Perfectly salty and sweet with the best peppermint crunch flavor.
14. Peppermint Bark Cheesecake Dip
This cheesecake dip looks complex but is quick and easy to make and perfectly festive. Made with with cream cheese, marshmallow fluff, and cool whip, plus a bit of powdered sugar to give it just right texture and sweetness to the mix. For the peppermint flavor, Andes peppermint baking chips were added but you could crushed peppermint or other minty treats.
15. Peppermint Bark Marshmallow Cheesecake Bars
These Peppermint Bark No-Bake Marshmallow Cheesecake Bars are an easy and fun treat to make for your family. The best part is that don’t even have to turn that oven on! White chocolate peppermint bark sets the stage for this little number as it sits atop a chocolate cookie crust, making for a perfect Holiday combo.
16. Peppermint Bark Cake
Looking for something decadent? Then you must try this delicious dark chocolate, moist cake and white chocolate peppermint crunch swiss meringue buttercream all topped with homemade peppermint bark and dark chocolate drip. OMG yum!!
17. Peppermint Bark Cheesecake Bites
These are the perfect bite-sized peppermint bark cheesecakes. Okay, maybe two bites. Super perfect to serve as an easy Holiday dessert at a potluck or party.
18. Frosted Peppermint Bark Brownies
Each step of these peppermint bark brownies is actually easier than they look! However, they do require some assembly work and chill time to set properly. Totally gorgeous chewy and crunchy peppermint brownies are created with this awesome recipe.
19. Melted Snowman Bark
This yummy treat is super easy to whip up, and just has a few ingredients. Plus it’s so super cute I had to add it!!! Use peppermint flavored M&Ms for the added minty flavor!
20. Snowflake Peppermint Bark
Think Outside the Box with this Snowflake Peppermint Bark recipe! This delicious dark and white chocolate peppermint bark makes a delicious gift for the holidays and so pretty you will be proud handing it out.
21. White Chocolate Peppermint Bark
This is the perfect easy white chocolate peppermint bark thats quick to make and great to bring as a treat into the office or for school baking requests! Easily double the recipe for a larger batch!
As long as you have white chocolate and candy canes, you are ready to begin making this yummy treat!
22. Swirled Peppermint Bark
This swirled peppermint bark is even easier to make than the original because you mix it at the same time. Double the speed. Ingredients include white chocolate chips, peppermint extract, semi-sweet chocolate chips, and crushed candy canes, thats it! Make a gorgeous no bake Christmas bark to include on your cookie platter today!
23. Dark Chocolate Peppermint Oreo Bark
24. Pretzel White Chocolate Peppermint Bark
25. Peppermint Bark Sugar Cookie Pie
If you are looking for something easy and beautiful looking to empress your guest but limit your kitchen time, then this delicious Peppermint Bark Sugar Cookie Pie is ideal. Made from cookie dough, chocolate chips, candy canes and few additional simple ingredients keeps this recipe easy as pie.
We just love baking during the Holiday season and really enjoy creating special and unique treats to share from the heart with our family, friends, coworkers, and neighbors. You don’t have to spend hundreds of dollars giving these treats away and everyone truly enjoys the festive feel it brings.
Our favorite peppermint bark recipe starts with simple delicious ingredients and always an open mind in the kitchen to explore what could become. We hope you find your favorite and look forward to hearing or seeing what you made!