For my family these are a classic and delicious holiday candy, they melt in your mouth with all their sweetness and are very enjoyable! it’s also one of the easiest candy recipes to make out there, so why won’t you give it a try?
Preparation Time: 30 mins
Additional: 2 hrs
- 1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened
- 1 tablespoon butter, softened
- 3 cups confectioners’ sugar
- 2 drops peppermint oil
- 1 drop any color food coloring paste
In a large bowl, combine cream cheese, butter, and confectioner’s sugar. Mix in peppermint oil. Color as desired with food coloring paste, or leave white.
Roll mixture into small balls, and place on waxed paper. Flatten with a fork dipped in confectioners’ sugar. Let dry for about 2 hours on waxed paper, then freeze or refrigerate.