Peppermint’s festive flavor immediately puts you into a holiday mood. Whether the flavor comes from peppermint extract or candy canes, there’s something about peppermint that’s magical to our taste buds. Peppermint bark candy and peppermint bark fudge make wonderful holiday gifts. Need a festive dessert for Christmas Eve? How about peppermint gooey butter cake? Finished all your gift wrapping and want to unwind? Hot chocolate peppermint mocha you can make at home is better than anything from a coffee shop. These peppermint treats for the holiday season are festive and fabulous.