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Mint Chocolate Chip Marshmallow

Mint Chocolate Chip Marshmallow are so soft and minty. They are great for gift baskets and just enjoying yourself.
Prep Time 3 mins
Cook Time 13 mins
Total Time 3 hrs 16 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 12 Marshmallows

Ingredients
  

  • 3 Tbsp Powdered Sugar
  • 1 Tbsp Cornstarch
  • 3/4 cup cold water
  • 7 1/2 tsp gelatin
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup Light Corn Syrup
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 tsp peppermint extract
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla Extract or paste
  • Green food coloring
  • 1/2 cup mini chocolate chips reserve 1 Tbsp

Instructions
 

  • Sift together the powdered sugar and cornstarch in a small bowl.
  • Grease a 9x13 pan. Add 1 tsp of the powdered sugar mixture to the 9x13 and move around until sides and bottom are coated. Put aside.
  • In your large bowl add 1/2 cup water and sprinkle on the gelatin. Let that sit for 10 minutes.
  • While that is sitting, in a saucepan with a candy thermometer combine the sugar, corn syrup, salt and the last 1/4 cup of water. Heat it until the sugar has dissolved on medium heat.
  • Turn up to medium high heat and bring to hard boil for 1 minute, and once thermometer reaches 240F degrees.
  • In the bowl of gelatin and whisk, slowly add the boiling mixture. Turn the mixer on high for 5 minutes.
  • Stop and add about 10 drops of the green or until it is mint green in color.
  • Start mixing again for another 3 minutes or until there is stiff peaks.
  • Add the peppermint and vanilla. Mix another minute. Fold in your mini chocolate chips.
  • Pour the mixture into the pan and smooth. Sprinkle on the remaining chocolate chips. Cover with plastic wrap.
  • Let it sit for 3-4 hours. Take a knife around the edges then invert onto cutting board.
  • Cut the marshmallows in 2 inch squares. Enjoy.