Peppermint ‘n Chocolate Bars

Peppermint ‘n Chocolate Bars

Refreshing peppermint complements chocolate in these easy-to-make bars.

25 min. prep time
48 bars
000 Ratings



1/2 cup sugar
1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups graham cracker crumbs
1 cup sweetened flaked coconut
1/2 cup chopped nuts


2 cups powdered sugar
1/2 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, softened
2 tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon peppermint extract
3 drops green or red food color, if desired


1/3 cup real semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 teaspoon vegetable oil


Combine 3/4 cup butter, sugar, cocoa and vanilla in 2-quart saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until butter is melted and mixture is smooth (2 to 3 minutes). Stir in all remaining crust ingredients. Press mixture firmly onto bottom of ungreased 13x9-inch baking pan. Refrigerate until firm (15 to 20 minutes).

Combine all filling ingredients in small bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until smooth. Spread filling evenly over crust; refrigerate 15 minutes.

Melt chocolate chips and oil in 1-quart saucepan over low heat, stirring constantly, until smooth (2 to 4 minutes). Drizzle over bars. Cover; refrigerate until firm (2 to 3 hours). Cut into bars. Store refrigerated.

Nutrition Facts (1 bar)

Calories: 110

Fat: 7g

Cholesterol: 15mg

Sodium: 75mg

Carbohydrates: 12g

Dietary Fiber: 1g

Protein: 1g

Recipe #5593©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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