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Peppermint Dessert Recipes That'll Make It Feel Like The Holidays

The proof is in these recipes.
11/28/2012 08:54am ET | Updated December 11, 2014

Peppermint is a major player in making the holiday season great. Once Thanksgiving passes, and we've tired of our pumpkin spice lattes, peppermint recipes reinvent all of our favorite foods -- and it's always great, except when in the form of Pringles. Peppermint is just what we need, exactly right now. Refreshing, sweet and reeking of holiday spirit, it's an instant mood elevator and our favorite way to end a meal or take a break and savor the season.

Peppermint recipes can be found in the form of hot chocolate and fudge, cookies and cakes. Why we don't add peppermint to our desserts the rest of the year, we'll never understand. Here are 33 peppermint desserts we love.

1
No-Bake Peppermint White Chocolate Cheesecake
Cooking Classy
2
Peppermint Pattie Brownies
How Sweet It Is
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3
Peppermint Drinking Chocolate
Minimalist Baker
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4
Frosted Peppermint Brownie Cookies
Cooking Classy
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5
Peppermint Pattie Cookies
How Sweet It Is
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6
Peppermint Chocolate Cake
Averie Cooks
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7
Peppermint Cookies And Cream Ice Cream
Completely Delicious
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8
Easy No Bake White Chocolate Thin Mints
The View From Great Island
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9
Peppermint Chocolate Mousse
Minimalist Baker
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10
Brownie Brittle Peppermint Chocolate Pie
Life, Love & Sugar
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11
Peppermint Whipped Cream
I Am Baker
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12
Peppermint Sugar Cookies With Cream Cheese Frosting
Cooking Classy
13
Peppermint Oreo Truffles
Handle The Heat
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14
Peppermint Mocha Blossoms
Damn Delicious
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15
Layered Peppermint Fudge
A Spicy Perspective
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16
Chocolate Peppermint Stuffed Cookies
The Gunny Sack
17
Peppermint Bark Chocolate Chex Mix
Two Peas And Their Pod
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18
Peppermint Mocha Bundt Cake
Handle The Heat
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19
White Chocolate And Peppermint Christmas Wreath Cookies
Foodie Crush
20
Chocolate Candy Cane Cookie Sandwiches
Completely Delicious
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21
White Chocolate Dipped Peppermint Sugar Cookies
Cooking Classy
22
Peppermint Brownie Ice Cream Cake
Life, Love & Sugar
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23
Peppermint Bark
Sally's Baking Addiction
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24
Peppermint Bark Cheesecake
Cooking Classy
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25
Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes
Sally's Baking Addictoin
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26
Peppermint Marshmallows
A Beautiful Mess
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