Source: Very Best Baking by Nestle

Holiday Peppermint Bark
When you're looking for a holiday gift you can make in your kitchen, this easy peppermint bark fills the bill. It looks great and is so easy to make, you'll end up making it for everyone on your list.
Rating:
Serves: 1 pound candy
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 3 minutes

 

 
2 cups (12-oz. pkg.) NESTLÉ ® TOLL HOUSE ® Premier White Morsels
24 hard peppermint candies, unwrapped




LINE baking sheet with waxed paper. MICROWAVE morsels in medium, microwave-safe bowl on MEDIUM-HIGH (70%) power for 1 minute; stir. Microwave at additional 10- to 20-second intervals, stirring until smooth. PLACE peppermint candies in heavy-duty plastic bag. Crush candies using rolling pin or other heavy object. While holding strainer over melted morsels, pour crushed candy into strainer. Shake to release all small candy pieces; reserve larger candy pieces. Stir morsel-peppermint mixture. SPREAD mixture to desired thickness on prepared baking sheet. Sprinkle with reserved candy pieces; press in lightly. Let stand for about 1 hour or until firm. Break into pieces. Store in airtight container at room temperature.