I am enchanted by these Spider Web Peppermint Patties!
Seriously easy and super cute Halloween treats are my favorite. Like my Vampire Donuts or Oreo Ghosts or Jack O’ Lantern Cinnamon Buns.
And these are in that vein. (Is that a Halloween pun??)
Candy plus icing, and done.
I used peppermint extract to flavor the icing, which was nice with the peppermint candy, but you could also use vanilla.
I made icing with a scoop of powdered sugar, a sprinkle of meringue powder, a dash of peppermint extract, and a splash of water.
(You can see the actual recipe on my Chocolate Almond Mummy Cookies, but here I used peppermint extract instead of almond.)
I put the icing in a baggy, snipped off the end, and drew the webs with the icing on top of the York Peppermint Patties. I drew an asterisk, then made a swishy circle in the shape of a spider web.
I lost the plastic spider-shaped rings I thought I had, which would have looked cute in the photos, but the candy still looked good. And the kids were super happy!
Happy Halloween Snacking!
2 thoughts on “Spider Web Peppermint Patties”
These look awesome and I love Peppermint Patties. I think I will need to buy some to make these if I don’t eat them first!
You definitely need to try these then! Pretty food always tastes even better. ;)