Peeps Gone Wild
OK, we’re addicted. We’ve realized that those puffy Easter candies everyone throws out around May 1st are good for more than just target practice. Turns out you can put them in everything from brownies to pizza. In hopes of never letting another peep go stale, here are our favorite peeps recipes from ES and around the web.
Salted Caramel and Dark Chocolate Covered Peeps
Raspberry Eggplant blog gives the purple guys a gourmet makeover.
Recipe: salted caramel and dark chocolate covered peeps
Peeps Monkey Bread
Pull-apart buttermilk biscuits stuffed with peeps, via the Knead for Speed
Recipe: Peeps monkey Bread
Chocolate bunnies and flourescent bunnies combine to make one perfect Easter snack, courtesy of Foy Update.
Recipe: peeps s’mores
Yellow peeps mixed with strawberries, chili peppers and lime, served over a dark chocolate tortilla chip, courtesy our man Borracho.
Recipe: peeps ceviche
The Runaway Spoon melted peeps down until they were appropriate for eating with a spoon.
Recipe: peep mousse
Peep Stuffed Brownies
Peeps add a kick to triple-chunk brownies over at Babble.
Recipe: peep stuffed brownies
Lucky Charms Peep Krispie Treats
Specks of peeps add some color to everyone’s favorite marshmallow-cereal treat, dreamed up by Emily of ES.
Recipe: peep krispie treats
Cheeky Kitchen filled these mini graham cracker crust pies with blue peeps and whipped cream.
Recipe: peeps pie
Yes, yes, yes! Adam Kuban from Slice actually went there: peep-topped pizza.
Recipe and video: peep-za
I made Peeps S’mores the other night. They were really good! Especially if you do them on the stove top and let the sugar caramelize..
We did homemade peeps with a cocktail as the base — just in case you are inclined to drink and eat peeps at the same time: