Super Easy Peppermint Kisses

Total Time
1hr 5mins
5 mins
1 hr

My kids beg for these sweets every Christmas and Valentines day. They are lowfat, super easy, and adorable!

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  1. In a mixing bowl, beat egg whites until foamy. Add salt and cream of tartar; beat until soft peaks form.
  2. Beat in sugar, 1 tablespoon at a time, until stiff and glossy.
  3. Spoon meringue into a pastry bag or a resealable plastic bag. If using a plastic bag, cut a 1 inch hole in the corner.
  4. Squeeze 1-1/2 inch kisses of meringue onto ungreased foil-lined baking sheets. Sprinkle with crushed candy canes.
  5. Bake at 225F for 1-1/2 to 2 hours or until dry but not brown. Cool; remove from foil. Store in an airtight container.
Most Helpful

5 5

Quick, easy and delicious! They are my middle son's new favorite. I didn't feel bad about eating so many because they're fat free!

5 5

So good! Easy, light, they were gone in no time. Usually I am not too fond of mint flavour but here it was not overpowering, just right.
Thanks for posting.
Made for PAC-Autumn 2012

5 5

These are light with just the right amount of mint flavor. Perfect addition to your holiday cookie tray-very pretty, too!