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Peppermint Crunch Bites

Peppermint Crunch Bites

Peppermint Crunch Bites made with white chocolate, Captain Crunch cereal & chopped peppermint candy bars. It's a simple, no-bake dessert that makes great holiday gifts.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword bites, captain crunch, crunch, marshmallows, no-bake, peppermint, white chocolate
Prep Time 10 minutes
Chill 1 hour
Servings 20


  • 2 cups white chocolate chips
  • 2 tbsp shortening
  • 2-1/2 cups Captain Crunch Cereal
  • 2 cups mini marshmallows
  • 1 Hershey's Candy Cane Candy Bar broken into pieces


  • Measure out your cereal & marshmallows & set aside.
  • Prepare your candy bar & set aside
  • Combine white chocolate chips & shortening in glass bowl
  • Microwave on high for 1-2 minutes - stirring every 30 seconds until completely melted
  • Add in your cereal & marshmallows - stir to coat evenly
  • Scoop tablespoon size drops out & place on parchment lined baking sheet
  • Sprinkle chopped peppermint candy bar on top
  • Refrigerate to firm up at least 1 hour before serving.
  • Store in airtight container at room temperature.