Peppermint Meringues

1
Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

I enjoy making these around the holidays for a peppermint treat.

**This is a borrowed net picture***

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16 meringues
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    powdered sugar
  • 3
    eggs whites , room temperature
  • 1/8 tsp
    cream of tartar
  • 1/4 c
    crushed peppermint candies

How to Make Peppermint Meringues

Step-by-Step

  1. Sift sugars together , Set aside.
  2. In a medium mixing bowl , Beat the egg whites and cream of tartar on medium speed of an electric mixer until foamy ; Beat on high speed , gradually adding sugar until stiff peaks form and sugar is dissolved ( you can tell if the sugar is dissolved by rubbing the meringue in between your 2 fingers ; if its smooth then all the sugar is dissolved).
  3. Cover a cookie sheet with parchment paper ; drop heaping tablespoonfuls to form 16 2" meringues.
  4. Use the back of a teaspoon to form wells in the center of each meringue and fill each well with crushed peppermint candies.
  5. Bake @ 225 for about 1 hour , turn off the oven and leave the cookie sheet in the oven all night with the door closed.

Printable Recipe Card

About Peppermint Meringues




Show 5 Comments & Reviews

27 New Salmon Recipes to Try

27 New Salmon Recipes to Try


Salmon is one of our favorite types of fish. Not only is it a great source of protein, but it’s also high in vitamins, helps regulate hormones, and protects brain health. Delicious, healthy and versatile, we love grilled, air-fried, baked, and sautéed salmon for dinner. Whether it is on top of a salad or served […]

20 Spring Salad Recipes

20 Spring Salad Recipes


Fresh, bright, and bursting with flavor, these springtime salads are healthy and delicious. Using seasonal ingredients, these spring salads are full of asparagus, radishes, peas, avocados, berries, lemon, and mint – making for one tasty side dish or main meal. Who knew we would love salads so much? Get ready to Pinch these spring salads!

Strawberry Banana Desserts That’ll Have You Dreaming of Summer

Strawberry Banana Desserts That’ll Have You Dreaming of Summer


Summer is right around the corner. We know it may not seem like that now but warmer days are ahead. Do you know what reminds us of summer? Anything strawberry banana but, specifically desserts. There’s something magical about that flavor combination that tastes fresh and reminds us of summer. Well, if you are like us […]