Perfect Peppermint Patties

READY IN: 53mins
Recipe by Mirj2338

These are wonderful to serve at the very end of an elegant dinner, or just for noshing when you are in the mood for a breath of fresh air!

Top Review by jamie3

This recipe was just perfect. It made a wonderful christmas gift. I would suggest to not even flatten out the candies and just leave them as balls. It works out either way.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a bowl, combine first four ingredients.
  2. Add milk and mix well.
  3. Roll into 1-inch balls and place on a waxed paper-lined cookie sheet.
  4. Chill for 20 minutes.
  5. Flatten with a glass to 1/4".
  6. Chill for 30 minutes.
  7. In a double boiler or microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate chips and shortening.
  8. Dip patties and place on waxed paper to harden.

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