Chocolate Dipped Candy Canes Recipe

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Chocolate Dipped Candy Canes

Karen McCall

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@Karen62

These are so simple to make and look so cute plus they taste so good. It's nice to make up candy baskets for Christmas and include these in it.


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Serves:

16

Ingredients

1/2 c
semi-sweet chocolate chips
2 tsp
shortening
16
peppermint candy canes or sticks
crushed hard peppermint candy or miniature chocolate chips

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Line a baking sheet with wax paper.
Heat chocolate chips and shortening in a 1-quart saucepan over low heat until melted.
Tip saucepan so that chocolate runs to one side. Dip 1 candy cane at a time into
Chocolate, coating about 3/4 of each stick with chocolate. Place on wax paper on
Cookie sheet. Let stand about 2 minutes, until chocolate is almost dry.
Roll chocolate-dipped ends in crushed peppermint candy or miniature chocolate chips.
Let stand about 10 minutes or until chocolate is dry. Store loosely covered at room
Temperature up to 2 weeks.
Makes 16 candy canes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies, Chocolate
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids