Foodie Friday Highlights This Season’s It Flavor: Peppermint!
Welcome Back Foodies! I hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving break but it’s time to do away with those left overs and exchange your pumpkins for peppermints! Yes, tis the season to be winter fresh and in honor of National Peppermint Latte Day tomorrow, below we have multiple ways you can get your peppermint fix in!
Of course we must kick things off with something warm you can savor on these cold December days and nothing sounds better than a peppermint latte! For my Starbucks Foodies on a budget, I found the perfect recipe that you can try at home that taste very close to the real thing! So you save money but don’t have to skimp on the flavor!
Yes, enjoy a little snack time with a good book and a throw blanket while eating white chocolate peppermint popcorn. With using only three ingredients, in 10 minutes you can enjoy this seasonal snack all winter long. Here’s a great recipe you can try!
Now I’m not much of a mint chocolate fan but with these, I’ll make an exception. For those with a sweet tooth, try this holiday spin on the traditional ice cream sandwiches by rolling your ice cream in crushed peppermints. Here’s a recipe for reference.
Just in case you don’t scream for ice cream, you can give this Land O’ Lakes recipe a try! Just like Santa, I love a good cookie and particularly around this time of the year I get a craving for sugar cookies. With these sparkling peppermint cookies, I can satisfy my longing for sugar cookies while still appreciating the holiday flavor of peppermint. Try giving these a go and share your thoughts below!
Written By: Kyree Shockley