Peppermint Sticks

Peppermint Sticks

Makes: 16 servings

Yield: 16 gifts

Prep 20 mins
Stand 30 mins

  • 4 ounces  bittersweet or semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon  shortening
  • 2/3 cup  pecans or your favorite nuts, chopped
  • 163 – 4  inches  soft peppermint sticks

1. In a small saucepan combine chocolate and shortening; cook over low heat just until melted. Transfer to a bowl. Place pecans on waxed paper.

2. Dip one end of each peppermint stick into melted chocolate and then roll in chopped nuts. Place on waxed paper; let stand until set. Wrap each individually to give as a gift. Makes 16 gifts.



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