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Last Updated: 28th Sep 2023

What is peppermint bark made from?

Peppermint bark can be described as a chocolate confection. It is usually made up of peppermint candy pieces (such as candy canes) in white chocolate over a layer of dark chocolate. However, peppermint bark can also be used to refer to any chocolate that contains peppermint candy.

Another question is: How do you make peppermint bark?


  1. Place 1/3 of the peppermint candy on a 9x13-inch baking sheet lined with wax paper.
  2. To melt the milk chocolate, heat the double boiler on low heat. Stir frequently. Scrape the sides with a rubber spatula.

Likewise, does Peppermint Bark need refrigerated? Peppermint bark must be stored in an airtight container and dark place to ensure maximum shelf life. If you don't need it immediately, wrap peppermint bark in plastic as soon as it cools.

People also ask why Peppermint Bark is called bark.

A Brickle is a dialectical term for abrittle. It means aeasily broke. This combination of the pleasure of candy and the destructive thrill of breaking something into pieces was called aBrickle. This is something I have noticed in recent years.

What is the shelf life of peppermint bark?

2 weeks