Peppermint Bars

Peppermint Bars

Makes 36 servings.

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Refrigerate: 30 minutes
1 package (family-size) fudge brownie mix
2 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar
1/2 cup (1 stick) plus 7 tablespoons butter, divided
1 1/2 tablespoons heavy cream
1 teaspoon McCormick® Pure Peppermint Extract
12 ounces semi-sweet baking chocolate, coarsely chopped
Crushed peppermint candies or candy canes (optional)
1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Prepare brownie mix as directed on package. Spread in greased foil-lined 15x10x1-inch baking pan.

January Checklist

Home Holiday Tours

Pharsalia Tyro

Who doesn't like home holiday tours?

Northern Virginia

Mount Vernon - Nov 29-Dec. 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 - Mount Vernon by Candlelight - "Mrs. Washington" hosts an enchanting evening of candlelit tours, fireside Christmas caroling, and hot cider and ginger cookies. A newly formatted tour includes the first and second floors only, featuring characters from the Washington's world guiding visitors through the home and adding ambiance and authenticity to a traditional Christmas evening at Mount Vernon.

Pumpkin Choc-Chip Pancakes

pumpkin chocolate pancakes

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Prep Time: 5 min(s) Cook Time: 18 min(s) Total Time: 23 min(s) Servings: 8
A delicious spiced pumpkin pancake recipe studded with mini chocolate chips.


After School Treats

McCormick Crownies

McCormick Crownies!

We've all heard of the Cronut that people stand in lines around the block for - now there is the Crownie!


Serves: 24

Serving Size: 1 crownie

1 1/4 cups flour

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened

1/2 cup granulated sugar

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1 egg

3 teaspoons McCormick® Pure Vanilla Extract , divided

1 package (12 ounces) miniature chocolate chips

1 package (family-size) fudge brownie mix

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