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The Best Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas

Whip up these dipped marshmallows for Christmas gifts, cocoa, or just to WOW your guests. This also makes a great Christmas craft for the kids!

Easy Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas Hot Cocoa Gifts

Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas

Hot cocoa. Marshmallows. Peppermint candies. It’s like a Hallmark movie just started… But these are three things that go so very, very well together. 

Today, I’m sharing how to quickly and easily make a set of dipped marshmallows pops for Christmas. You can gift them wrapped in cello bags or keep them all to yourself. A girl’s gotta have her hot chocolate while furiously wrapping, right? 

Gifts from the Kitchen - Dipped Marshmallows with Peppermint Candies

Ingredients for Dipped Christmas Marshmallows

If you’re already stocked for the holidays (and who isn’t?), you have everything you need. We found some adorable Christmas-inspired straws to use, but feel free to use even a lollipop or candy stick. 

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  • large marshmallows
  • red and white straws (we got ours here from Amazon)
  • 1 cup of chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 box candy canes or 1 small bag of peppermint candies 

RELATED READING: Salted Caramel Hot Cocoa Ornaments

Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas

How to Make Dipped Marshmallow Pops Look Amazing

Set up an assembly line of sorts and you’ll have gorgeous dipped marshmallows for Christmas that are completely wow-worthy! For those of you who create holiday playlists on YouTube, our Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas video is here.

Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas

Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas

Whip up these dipped marshmallows for Christmas gifts, cocoa, or just to WOW your guests. This also makes a great Christmas craft for the kids!

Ingredients

  • large marshmallows
  • red and white straws (we got ours here from Amazon)
  • 1 cup of chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 box candy canes or 1 small bag of peppermint candies

Instructions

  1. Crush candy canes or peppermint candies in a plastic zip-top bag and place into a small dish. 
  2. Cut the straw in half and press one end into a marshmallow.
  3. Add the coconut oil and chocolate chips to a microwave safe bowl and melt in 30-second intervals. Stir frequently. 
  4. Dip the marshmallow on the straw into the chocolate mixture halfway. Let sit for about a minute and sprinkle with peppermint candy pieces.
  5. Once you’ve made a few, place them in the freezer to harden. 

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Learn how to make chocolate dipped marshmallows for hot cocoa

 

Serve these with hot cocoa (duh) or gift wrap them in a cello bag for a fun, easy gift idea. Pair these dipped marshmallows for Christmas with one of our hot chocolate gifts and WOW them all! 

RELATED READING: Reindeer Mason Jar with Hot Chocolate Gift – Too Cute!

Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows for Christmas with crushed peppermint candy

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