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Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert

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Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos.  This light, frozen Christmas treat is really easy to prepare.

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Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert

It will be loved by all those who like peppermint flavor.  Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert is no bake dessert and that´s why it´s so easy to prepare. It has an incredible creamy peppermint taste with peppermint candy chunks. When you combine that with crunchy Oreo layer, you get a winning combination.

However, the best thing about this dessert is that it can be prepared a couple of weeks earlier and kept in the freezer. I am sure that preparing Christmas feast is a real challenge for all of us, because we all want to make various dishes and desserts. Therefore, the idea of preparing something earlier is a true blessing. 

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos.

So, all you need are 10 ingredients+ 20 min of your time = Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert. As for my family, we all love this frozen dessert. So I often prepare it for Christmas, or any other time, when we feel like having something that delicious.

What do you need to make Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert? 

  • 3 cups Oreo crumbs, divided
  • 1/3 cup Unsalted Butter, melted
  • 2/3 cup Heavy Whipping cream
  • 8 oz Cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup Powdered sugar
  • 1 can (14 oz) Sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon Vanilla extract
  • 6 -8 drops of Peppermint extract, to taste
  • Red food coloring optional
  • 1 1/2 cup crushed Peppermint candies, divided
Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos.

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert

How to make Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert?  

How to prepare Oreo crust?

First, you need to combine Oreo crumbs with melted butter. Then take a 1/2 cup and set it aside. The rest should be pressed into an 8 x 8 or 9 x 9 inch pan.

How to prepare peppermint filling?

After that, beat cream cheese and powdered sugar. Add sweetened condensed milk and beat some more, until it becomes smooth. Add whipped cream as well as vanilla, peppermint extract and red food coloring. You need to beat it some more, until it is well combined.  Fold in 1 cup of crushed peppermint candies and spread over the Oreo crust.

Finally,

Top it with a 1/2 cup of Oreo crumbs and a 1/2 cup of crushed peppermint candies. As you can see, it is quick, easy and soooo delicious.

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos.

Christmas is the time to prepare so many different cookies. These are our favorite ones – COOKIES.  My advice is to try something new and prepare Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert, because this creamy dessert is really different from all the recipes you have tried before. 

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However, if you are looking for more interesting Christmas recipes, please check here – CHRISTMAS RECIPES. I have a message for Santa – as we have been really good this year, stop by and try our Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert.

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos.

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert

https://www.sweetspicykitchen.com/christmas-recipes/easy-frozen-peppermint-dessert/

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert

Yield: 16
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos.

Ingredients

  • 3 cups Oreo crumbs, divided
  • 1/3 cup Unsalted Butter, melted
  • 2/3 cup Heavy Whipping cream
  • 8 oz Cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup Powdered sugar
  • 1 can (14 oz) Sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon Vanilla extract
  • 6-8 drops peppermint extract, to taste
  • Red food coloring optional
  • 1 1/2 cup crushed Peppermint candies, divided

Instructions

  1. How to prepare Oreo crust?   You should start by spraying an 8 x 8 inch or 9 x 9 inch pan with non stick spray. Set it aside, then. After that, combine Oreo crumbs with melted butter in a medium sized dish. Then take a 1/2 cup and set it aside. The rest should be pressed into the already prepared pan. Set it aside.
  2. How to prepare peppermint filling?
    Start by taking a medium sized dish in which you will beat heavy whipping cream until stiff peaks form. Set it aside, then. Next, beat cream cheese and powdered sugar in a separate dish. You should beat it at low speed until it becomes creamy. Then pour condensed milk and continue beating until it gets creamy. Add whipped cream as well as vanilla, peppermint extract and red food coloring and beat until it is well combined. After that, fold in a cup of crushed peppermint candies and spread evenly over the Oreo crust.
  3. Finally, top it with 1/2 cup of Oreo crumbs and 1/2 cup of crushed peppermint candies. 

Notes

It is best to keep it in the freezer for, at least, six hours before serving and take out 15 minutes before cutting. You should put it back in the freezer after serving. It can be kept in the freezer for 2-3 weeks.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 16 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 211Total Fat: 16gSaturated Fat: 9gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 36mgSodium: 114mgCarbohydrates: 16gFiber: 1gSugar: 11gProtein: 2g
Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert – this quick and easy holiday treat is made of peppermint candies, cream cheese, whipped cream and sweetened condensed milk, it has an Oreo layer and is topped with crushed peppermint candies and Oreos

Easy Frozen Peppermint Dessert

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Norma

Wednesday 22nd of December 2021

Unfortunately I read your instructions at the top. Not the bottom so NO I did not whip the whip cream, just added into the mix not whipped. So I guess this wont be so great :-(

Dragana

Thursday 23rd of December 2021

Hi Norma,

Here are instructions for peppermint filling:

Start by taking a medium sized dish in which you will beat heavy whipping cream until stiff peaks form. Set it aside, then. Next, beat cream cheese and powdered sugar in a separate dish. You should beat it at low speed until it becomes creamy. Then pour condensed milk and continue beating until it gets creamy. Add whipped cream as well as vanilla, peppermint extract and red food coloring and beat until it is well combined. After that, fold in a cup of crushed peppermint candies and spread evenly over the Oreo crust.

Best, Dragana

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