Dairy-Free Peppermint Fudge

A good dessert to have during the winter season or any time of the year is some soft and chewy peppermint fudge. A fudge that is rich in flavor, chewy in texture, and has a hint of peppermint in each bite. It will be the perfect dessert to have with some dairy-free hot chocolate: https://goo.gl/VYWMHe. It’s great to serve during parties and will sure grab the attention of chocolate and fudge lovers who can’t wait to get their hands on it. The good thing about this fudge is that it is dairy-free so it can satisfy those with a dairy allergy as well as those who love to eat fudge.

Peppermint is a popular traditional remedy for a number of conditions. It is believed to have calming effects. It is used to treat flatulence, menstrual pains, diarrhea, nausea, depression-related anxiety, muscle and nerve pain, the common cold, indigestion, and IBS. In other words, peppermint can be very helpful towards the body and can be used to naturally keep the body calm.

Dark chocolate has many benefits towards the body as well. It gives you protection from disease-causing free radicals, it can prevent you from potential cancer, it improves heart health, it’s good for overall cholesterol profile, it can give you a better cognitive function (memory), it gives you blood pressure and blood sugar aid, and is an antioxidant-rich superfood. Dark chocolate can prevent your body from having many different issues.

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Mixing dark chocolate and peppermint gives you a delicious flavor combination like a peppermint patty that will get your taste buds watering for more. Get people’s mouth buds watering by giving them some dairy-free dark chocolate peppermint fudge.

Ingredients

Dairy-Free Chocolate Chips

1 can full fat coconut milk 13.5 fluid ounces                

¾ cup confectioners sugar

3 cups dairy free dark chocolate chips *                     

1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract

3 candy canes crushed

 

Instructions

Line an 8×8 inch square pan with parchment paper so that it hangs over the edges of the pan.

Put the coconut milk in a saucepan and heat over medium low heat. Sift in the confectioner’s sugar and whisk thoroughly to combine. Do not boil.

Add the dairy free dark chocolate chips and stir well until they are fully melted.

Remove the pan from the heat and stir in the peppermint extract.

Pour the mixture into the prepared pan and spread out evenly with a spatula.

Put the pan in the refrigerator and chill for two hours or until the fudge is firm.

Use the parchment paper to remove the fudge from the pan. Sprinkle the crushed candy canes on top, then slice into squares.

Store in the refrigerator.

Source: https://theprettybee.com/easy-dairy-free-peppermint-fudge/

Recipe Notes

*Use very dark chocolate chips because if you use lighter chocolate chips, this fudge may not set.

The perfect fudge to hand out during the winter season. Some gooey and chocolatey fudge with a lot of benefits for your body that you need to share with others. It will be a big hit at parties and people will be begging for the recipe. This winter season, make some dairy-free peppermint fudge to share with others and spread the holiday joy.

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