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How To Make CANDY CANE Dipped MARSHMALLOWS

Updated on August 14, 2013

How To Make CANDY CANE Dipped MARSHMALLOWS

Candy cane marshmallows are colorful, easy to make, fun to decorate and delightfully delicious. These homemade candy cane dipped marshmallows are the perfect anytime treat. They also make a unique homemade food gift for Christmas and Valentine's Day. For a special treat, pop candy cane marshmallows in your hot chocolate and coffee drinks, or make them on a stick. Candy cane marshmallows are so delicious that it is hard to eat just one.

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  • Prep time: 5 min
  • Cook time: 10 min
  • Ready in: 15 min
  • Yields: 15 people (2 marshmallows each)

Ingredients

  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 5 teaspoons water
  • 6 candy canes (ground)
  • 1 bag of jumbo marshmallows
  • Toothpicks
  • Cookie sheet lined with wax paper

Instructions

  1. 1. Pour powdered sugar in a bowl.
  2. 2. Add water 1 teaspoon at a time until you've created a thin glaze.
  3. 3. Place candy canes in a blender and blend until finely ground.
  4. 4. Place a toothpick in the end of marshmallow.
  5. 5. Roll marshmallow in glaze; covering botton and sides.
  6. 7. Roll marshmallow in candy canes until glaze is covered.
  7. 8. Place in freezer. They are done when the marshmallow pops off easily from the wax paper.
  8. Store leftovers in a bag in the freezer.
  9. Great treat to add to your hot chocolate! (Don't forget to remove the toothpick first.)
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For gift-giving, drizzle with red melted chocolate and package in cellophane.

For gift-giving, drizzle with red melted chocolate and package in cellophane.
For gift-giving, drizzle with red melted chocolate and package in cellophane.

Marshmallows on a stick. Add a candy stick, dip in melted chocolate and decorate with various candies.

Marshmallows on a stick. Add a candy stick, dip in melted chocolate and decorate with various candies.
Marshmallows on a stick. Add a candy stick, dip in melted chocolate and decorate with various candies.

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Variations

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Valentine's Day Treat

Hot Chocolate with marshmallow hearts.

For Valentine's Day, use small cookie cutters to create these cute little marshmallow hearts. For extra sweetness, dip marshmallows in melted chocolate. Add to your drink after the chocolate hardens. They taste yummy in hot chocolate and other hot drinks.

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    • mlipskoch profile image

      mlipskoch 4 years ago

      Neat Idea. I love peeps and this looks really fun to try.

    • wyrm11268 profile image

      wyrm11268 5 years ago

      Yummy I like the look of the chocolate dipped marshmallows.

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      MintySea 5 years ago

      now I want candy

    • JoyfulReviewer profile image

      JoyfulReviewer 5 years ago

      Your candy cane marshmallows recipe sounds so delicious I've got to try it.

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      RecipePublishing 6 years ago

      These were great ideas! Oh how yummy!

    • hessa johnson profile image

      hessa johnson 6 years ago

      These look like a lot of fun.

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      blanckj 6 years ago

      Just another excuse to eat something sweet.

    • hayleylou lm profile image

      hayleylou lm 6 years ago

      My boys will love these, thanks :)

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      dannystaple 6 years ago

      Ooh yeah - got to try this one! Hmm - I wander if I could cook up something with dipped bananas and marshmallows?

    • sagebrushmama profile image

      sagebrushmama 6 years ago

      Yum! What a fun lens!

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      Jen 6 years ago from Canada

      This recipe looks yummy.

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      noobeegin 6 years ago

      I can't wait to make these. They look so festive and fun. And really easy!

    • asiliveandbreathe profile image

      asiliveandbreathe 6 years ago

      Heart-shaped marshmallows in hot chocolate drink - great idea, especially for Valentine's Day! (Or maybe when proposing marriage ??)

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      Wendy Leanne 6 years ago from Texas

      Great lens. I love the photos of other ideas for yummy marshmallow treats!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      I have three words to say about this cnady cane marshmallow site...YUMMY YUMMY YUMMY!

    • HomeDecoratingD profile image

      HomeDecoratingD 6 years ago

      Sounds really yummy!

    • Sami4u LM profile image

      Sami4u LM 6 years ago

      Hi,Yummy Marshmallows. Must make these.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      I love Marshmallows dipped or otherwise.

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      Marelisa 6 years ago

      These marshmallows look spectacular. Now I want to make these with my little nephews. :-)

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      Marelisa 6 years ago

      These marshmallows look spectacular. Now I want to make these with my little nephews. :-)

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      LilliputStation 7 years ago

      Great ideas for gift giving!

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      beckyf 7 years ago

      These marshmallows sound delish!

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      Patricia 7 years ago

      What a great idea! I love it!

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      Bambi Watson 7 years ago

      Fun ideas!