10 Candy Cane Inspired Dessert Recipes

10 Candy Cane Inspired Dessert Recipes
A Pretty Life in the Suburbs

Candy canes are great for decorating the Christmas tree, no doubt, but they also make an amazing key ingredient for so many delicious holiday desserts. These ten candy cane inspired dessert recipes below demonstrate just how versatile the peppermint candy can be. From fudge to whipped cream shooters, there's something here that everyone will love. This year when you go to buy a box of candy canes for your holiday tree, you might just want to pick up a couple extra for baking!

Candy Cane Fudge

Who can say no to white chocolate fudge – especially when it's topped with peppermint?

Find the recipe at mom.me.

Candy Cane Dessert Shooters

These holiday shooters are great for serving at a party.

Find the recipe at Babble.

Candy Cane Cupcakes

These eggless cupcakes are light, but full of flavor, so you'll enjoy every bite!

Find the recipe at Wonky Wonderful.

Candy Cane Brownie Trifle

Brownie lovers won't be able to get enough of this chocolatey concoction.

Find the recipe at The Food Charlatan.

White Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cheesecake

This decadent dessert is sure to be a hit in any crowd.

Find the recipe at Baked by Rachel.

Candy Cane Cloud Dessert

Light and fluffy, this dessert is perfect for after dinner.

Find the recipe at A Pretty Life in the Suburbs.

Peppermint Oreo Truffles

These creamy Oreo bites are rolled in crushed candy canes.

Find the recipe at: Cooking Classy

Peppermint Bark Candy Cane Hearts

These lovely treats make a great Christmas gift.

Find the recipe at Oh! Nuts.

Candy Cane Cookies

Soft sugar cookies are topped with a creamy peppermint marshmallow frosting and sprinkled with candy cane pieces.

Find the recipe at: Girl. Inspired.

Frozen Peppermint Pie

Only requiring three ingredients, this frozen pie is super simple to make at home!

Find the recipe at Thirty Handmade Days.


Chocolate Cupcakes With Candy Cane Buttercream

Rich dark chocolate cupcakes are frosting with a generous serving of candy cane flavored buttercream.

Find the recipe at: The Tough Cookie

This post was originally published on My Cupcake Addiction - Elise Strachan