Peppermint Patties For Beginners. Full Recipe by Peppermint Patties For Beginners. Full RecipeIngredients: 3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk 1 1/2 teaspoons peppermint extract 4 cups confectioners' sugar 3 cups semisweet chocolate chips 2 teaspoons shorteningDirections: 1) In a large mixing bowl, combine condensed milk and peppermint extract. Beat in enough confectioners' sugar, a little at a time, to form a stiff dough that is no longer sticky. Form into 1 inch balls, then place on waxed paper and flatten with fingers to form patties.2) Place patties in the freezer until the patties are froze.In a medium saucepan over low heat, melt chocolate with shortening, stirring often. Remove from heat. Dip patties, one at a time, into chocolate by laying them on the tines of a fork and lowering the fork into the liquid.Let cool on wax paper until set. Recipe makes 28 patties. Message me for any recipes. Like๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘, share, follow