Chocolate Dipped Candy Canes

Chocolate Dipped Candy Canes

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Karen McCall

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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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★★★★★ 1 vote

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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

How to Make Chocolate Dipped Candy Canes

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.

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About Chocolate Dipped Candy Canes

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



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