Easter is just a month away and it’s not a holiday without my Peeps!
Apparently I’m not alone since 5 million PEEPS are hatched daily in the Just Born plant in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
I can’t resist their holiday
shapes and colors. . .
I like them as swizzle sticks
for a PEEP-tini. . .
or with lemonade for
a Bunny Picnic.
hidden egg cupcakes. . .
As a marshmallow
in hot chocolate. . .
For candy skewers in vases for
Halloween Treats. . .
As Brownie S’mores. . .
In a flag formation for a patriotic salute
for Independence Day!
Or in a
And nesting on a brownie bite.
With Easter on its way, I have a fun new book to share and giveaway, courtesy of QuartoCooks, Peeps-a-licious!
“Whether you prefer Chicks or Bunnies, chocolate-dipped or traditional, Easter or Halloween-everyone has a favorite PEEPS Brand Marshmallow treat. Now you can incorporate PEEPS into all of your desserts with the delicious culinary creations in this fun and colorful cookbook.”
Peeps Bunny Patch Cake
“Peeps-a-licious! features 50 winning PEEPS-inspired recipes from some of your favorite food bloggers, along with some fantastic original recipes from the folks at Just Born, the makers of PEEPS. You’ll learn how to make adorable PEEPS-styled cupcakes, pops, cookies, cakes, brownies, and more. Indulge in PEEPS-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies, PEEPS Party Cupcake Cones, No-Bake Lemon PEEPS Cake, PEEPS Macarons, and even Frozen PEEPS-icles.”
Peeps Butterscotch Nests
Peeps Crème Brûlée
You’ll find recipes in Peeps-a-licious! for Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Valentine’s Day, with contributions by:
Sally McKenney of Sally’s Baking Addiction
Christi Johnstone of Love from the Oven
Jennifer Lee of Kirbie’s Cravings
Alicia Peiffer of Making Time for Mommy
Chef Melanie Underwood at MelanieUnderwood.com
Ashley Fox Whipple of Cute as a Fox
Marge Perry of A Sweet and Savory Life
Michelle Cordero of That’s So Michelle
Michelle Clausen of Sugar Swings! Serve Some
Jessica McCoy of All She Cooks
PEEPS® Fun Facts:
What took 27 hours in 1953 to create one PEEPS® Marshmallow Chick, today thanks to technology takes six minutes.
Just Born produces enough PEEPS® Brand Marshmallow
Candies in one year to circle the earth twice.
PEEPS® Brand Candies have been the
#1 non-chocolate brand at Easter for over 20 years.
Yellow is America’s best-selling color
of PEEPS® chicks and bunnies.
For a chance to win a copy of Peep-a-licious!, leave a comment telling me your favorite holiday PEEPS Marshmallow treat. . .chicks? bunnies? ghosts?
Do you like them fresh out of the package or slightly stale or as s’mores? Or would you rather decorate with them, rather than eat them?
This giveaway is open to those living in the continental US. A winner will be chosen March 11th.
THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.