A stack of Christmas crack on a plate.

Candy Recipes

These recipes for candies cover all your dessert cravings, including party-ready cookie balls, luscious chocolate fondue, peanut butter-infused scotcheroos and buckeyes, as well as no-bake bars. Feeling inspired already? If you have 15 minutes and 5 ingredients, you’re all set to whip up a big batch of Christmas Crack. (This is ideal to enjoy any time of year, by the way; just customize the sprinkle colors or toppings to fit the season!)

Most of these candy recipes are year-round treats (say, Homemade Snickers Bars, Puppy Chow, and Candied Pecans). Others will be true stand-outs as candy food gifts for holidays, like Peppermint Bark, Lemon Cookie Balls, Caramel Apples, and Halloween Walnuts. Sweet! 

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