Candy Cane Dessert Minis Recipe – Perfect For The Holidays!

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Candy Cane Dessert Minis Recipe

Perfect Dessert for the Holidays!

candy cane dessert minis recipe

You guys, can you believe it’s almost Christmas? Does anyone else feel like it just snuck up on them? I’ve been planning my holiday menu and I knew that there were some great recipes using Kraft ingredients. I saw this recipe for Candy Cain Dessert Minis and I thought that it would be a hit at our Christmas party for sure (plus you can get great coupons on the website!) Bonus, they are easy to make and look super pretty. If you ask me, that’s a win win! Would you like to learn how to make these tasty treats for yourself? Let’s check it out!

Here is how to make this Candy Cain Dessert Minis Recipe:

You Will Need:

1-1/2cups of boiling water

pkg. (3 oz.) JELL-O Raspberry Flavor Gelatin

12 mini candy canes, crushed, divided

tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping; thawed, divided (Make sure you grab your $.55 off 3 – Cool Whip 8-16oz. coupon HERE!)

candy cane dessert minis

Step 1: Boil your water. Dump out the contents of your JELL-O Raspberry Flavor Gelatin packet into a bowl. Add in your boiling water and stir.

candy cane dessert recipe

Step 2: Crush your candy canes and add them into your mix. (Reserve a tsp for topping). Stir until candy canes are melted.

cool whip recipe

Step 3: Add in your Cool Whip (reserve 1/2 cup for topping). and whisk until combined. Pour your Jell-O mix in to glasses. Place them in the fridge for 2 hours or until formed.

candy cane dessert minis

Step 4: Top your Candy Cane Dessert Minis with a good dollop of Cool Whip and a sprinkle of crushed candy canes.

candy cane dessert minis recipe

See? I told you this Candy Cane Desserts Minis recipe was easy to make. And how festive does it look!? It would be perfect for Christmas or even Valentines day! I hope you enjoyed this recipe, and have a very Merry Christmas!

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