Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest
SHOP SkinnyFit

90 DAY Money-Back Guarantee   |   Feel the love and enjoy 90 days to detox!

(888) 862 1758   |   FAQ   |   Help




How To Make Healthy Homemade Peppermint Bark

Written by Lauren Villa

Jump To Recipe

Forget the days of not knowing what to bring to a holiday get together. Nothing screams holiday like the sweet delicious taste of peppermint bark. Whip up this recipe from scratch and wow your friends and family with a dark chocolate masterpiece that just so happens to include an extra special ingredient… collagen!

This blog will outline everything you need to know so you have all the information on how to make peppermint bark.

peppermint bark

5 Ways This Peppermint Bark Can Spread Holiday Cheer

Here’s your chance to truly make it the most wonderful time of year and to put a huge smile on the face of anyone who gets the chance to sample your
peppermint bark. This easy recipe is perfect for a cozy night in or makes for the perfect holiday offering to your favorite neighborhood or addition to the company Christmas party! 

If I haven’t convinced you yet that this is THE go-to dessert to prep this holiday, here are 5 more ways that peppermint bark can help stir the giant pot of holiday cheer. 

peppermint bark

How to Make Peppermint Bark

A well-done
peppermint bark recipe is like liquid gold. If you’ve ever bitten into a piece of delicious peppermint bark, you know this dessert is always a huge hit. That’s why we are sharing our FAVORITE peppermint bark recipe with you. Not only does this recipe include dark chocolate chips, but it also features our signature Super Youth Chocolate Cake collagen

We’ve added collagen to the recipe because it helps revv up the chocolate flavor and adds a little extra *something*. Something being incredible health and beauty benefits for your body. Collagen can help with:

It’s easy to get caught up in the holiday stress of parties, gift-giving, and cold weather. Don’t forget: Making time to bake is a gift in and of itself! For you, baking can be an act of self-care. It’s a great way to destress and still have fun. Why not use this magical time of year to bust out that holiday spirit and make a dessert that will bring a smile to everyone who tries it? You can easily give the gift of a dessert made with love and perk up your holiday spirit in a healthy, productive, and fun way. 

RELATED: How To Make Simple & Healthy Gingerbread Cookies

peppermint bark

peppermint bark

Chocolate Peppermint Bark Recipe

This simple and delicious peppermint bark is going to be your go-to, guilt-free, guilty pleasure this holiday season! Not only is it bursting with holiday flavors, but its actually healthy! Discover our secret ingredient...
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours 20 minutes
Serving Size: 15 servings


  • 1 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 2 scoops Super Youth Chocolate Cake collagen
  • ½ cup coconut oil softened
  • ½ cup coconut butter softened
  • 1 tbsp pure maple syrup
  • ½ tsp peppermint extract (have peppermint flavor)
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2-3 candy canes or crushed peppermint candies


  1. Place chocolate chips in a double boiler or a glass bowl over a boiling pot of water and melt until the chocolate is a smooth consistency. Stir in Super Youth Chocolate Cake until full mixed.
  2. Pour melted chocolate into an 8×8 inch pan lined with parchment paper.
  3. Place pan in the freezer for 10 minutes to let chocolate solidify.
  4. Slightly melt the coconut oil and coconut butter until it’s a thick icing consistency. Add remaining ingredients and whisk together.
  5. Take the pan out of the freezer and spread coconut mixture over the chocolate using a rubber spatula.
  6. Top with crushed candy canes or peppermint candies. Place in the freezer to set completely (about 2 hours)
  7. Once set, remove from the freezer and break into pieces.
  8. Store in freezer.

About The Author

Lauren Villa

Holistic Health Expert., M.P.H.

Lauren is a writer, artist, and yoga teacher and passionate about helping others live a healthy life. She has a Masters degree in Public Health with an emphasis in Maternal and Child Health and has a holistic outlook on the mind-body connection. When she isn’t writing, you will likely find her at the beach, painting, or writing poetry.

  • Certified Yoga Teacher
  • M.P.H., Maternal & Child Health
  • NASM Certified Nutrition Coach

Related Articles