I fell in love with the candy cane hot chocolate stirrers so I went looking for some more cute candy cane cocoa ideas.
One Charming Party rolled marshmallows in crushed candy canes:
Not only do you get the peppermint flavor, but it looks pretty darn great too!
Chef Talk has a recipe for Candy Cane Hot Chocolate that uses peppermint extract for flavor, but I love the presentation with the candy cane through the whipped cream:
Perfect for a dessert table.
And if you want to kill two birds with one stone, you can make candy cane marshmallows using this recipe from Martha Stewart:
If you have never had a homemade marshmallow than you are missing out. They are about a million times better than the store bought variety. They are about a million times more work too though.