Invigorating, refreshing mint combines with sultry, velvety chocolate in these marvelous desserts! These amazing flavors, powerful on their own, merge together, balancing between the smooth, creaminess of chocolate and the bright effervescence of mint. National Mint Chocolate Day is all about celebrating this magical union, so break out your baking tins and join in the fun!

Homemade Thin Mints (from The Moveable Feasts)

Homemade Thin Mints

Mint Chocolate Muffins (from Spoonful of Sugar)

Mint Chocolate MuffinsOoey Gooey Mint Chocolate Chip Brownies

Mint Chocolate Chip Truffles (from Diamonds for Dessert)

Mint Chocolate Chip Truffles

Mint Chocolate Macarons (from The Boy Who Bakes)

Mint Chocolate MacaronsMint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes (from Sweet Revelations)

Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes

Mint Chocolate Nanaimo Bars (from the Flourishing Foodie)

Mint Chocolate Nanaimo Bars

Mint Fudgcicles (from Wonderful Joy Ahead)

Mint Fudgcicles

Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cookies (from A Delightful Dish)

Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cookies