Pink peppermint candies are a beautifully. delicious old fashioned candy colored pink, made with cream cheese, and flavored with peppermint. They are perfect for any special occasion and celebratory event such as weddings, birthdays, and parties.
Course: Christmas, Snack
Keyword: delicious old fashioned pink peppermint candies
tray or baking sheet
8ozsoftened cream cheese
2-3dropsred food coloring gel or paste
In a large mixing bowl, combine cream cheese, butter and peppermint extract until smooth.
Gradually add powdered sugar and mix slowly.
Dye to preference. Divide mixture if desired for different color options.
Using a piping bag or food storage bag with the corner cut, pipe contents onto a parchment covered backing sheet. Or roll them into balls.
Store in the refrigerator and allow to dry for 24 hours until firm.