Recipe: Peppermint Stick Sauce

With just three ingredients, this Peppermint Stick Sauce is a delicious and easy way to use up all those leftover candy canes.  The sauce also makes a pretty gift when given in glass jars.

Peppermint Stick Sauce

Makes: 3 cups

1 1/2 cups crushed peppermint candies or candy canes
     {about 10-12 candy canes}
1 cup heavy whipping cream
1 jar {7 oz.} marshmallow creme

1.  In a saucepan combine all ingredients. 
2.  Cook and stir over medium-low heat until the peppermint candy is completely melted and the mixture is smooth.
3.  Let cool; pour into airtight containers and store in the refrigerator.
4.  Serve warm over ice cream or cake.

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Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust said...

Um, WOW! This is amazing! Totally going to try it with all the leftover candy canes. Yummy!

Liberty said...

YUMMY! I just saw a post yesterday for whole food homemade marshamellow floff!

MrsFoxsSweets said...

Yum! This sounds perfect! Thanks for sharing at Mrs Foxs Sweet Party and have a Merry Christmas :)

Vanessa said...

Liberty...I never knew you could make your own marshmallow fluff {I am learning, however, that you can make just about anything}! I just found the recipe for marshmallow fluff on and even though I get a little nervous about eating uncooked eggs, I might just try this.

Merry Christmas to you, Mrs. Fox. Since I don't care for hard candy but L-O-V-E ice cream, I do consider this recipe perfect. :)

Katie's Nesting Spot said...

That sounds yummy, peppermint is one of my favorite flavors...I have peppermint flavored coffee, creamer, ice cream, you name it, this time of year.

Ground Beef Budget~Shelley said...

This sounds delicious and perfect for the holidays.

Walking on Sunshine... said...

Sounds delicious! Love the craft you did with the boys!

Vanessa said...

Thanks for visiting, Lois. I hope you and your family have a very Merry Christmas!

Anonymous said...

Oh. My. Goodness. This sounds INCREDIBLE! Thank you so much for linking up with Foodie Friday!

Screaming Sardine said...

Ooooh, this sounds yummy! Love that it's so easy to make, too. Can't wait to make it.

Pinning on pinterest. :)

Tracy Screaming Sardine

Vanessa said...

I hope you enjoy it as much as we did! Thanks for sharing. :)