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Collection of candy recipesCandy recipes like truffles, peanut brittle, caramels, almond bark.


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Recipe for Candied Figs

Candied Figs

Made with sugar, ripe figs, apple cider vinegar, soda

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candy recipes

  • Recipes for bark candy

    bark candy

    A holiday favorite. Delicious chocolate (milk, dark, white, etc) is melted with everything from nuts to dried fruits to candy pieces. This is a great food gift idea too!

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  • Recipes for potato candy

    potato candy

    Made with mashed potatoes and powdered sugar - a holiday recipe favorite

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  • Recipes for pralines


    Pralines in the U.S. are a candy typically made with pecans and a sugar syrup

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  • Recipes for peanut butter eggs

    peanut butter eggs

    An Easter basket favorite! A peanut butter filling in the shape of an egg is coated in chocolate and set aside to harden until ready to eat.

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  • Recipes for bonbons


    Bonbons means "sweet" in French, and that these candies are!

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  • Recipes for peanut butter candy

    peanut butter candy

    If you love peanut butter then these candy recipes are for you.

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  • Recipes for mints


    Mint candies from copycat peppermint patties to popular butter mints

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  • Recipes for chocolate balls

    chocolate balls

    Sort of a cross between a cookie and a candy, these delightfully round sweet treats all have one thing in common: chocolate!

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Photo of Watermelon Rind Candy Recipe on CDKitchen

Watermelon Rind Candy

Made with lemon, sugar, watermelon, water, salt
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Oreo Balls

Made with chocolate almond bark, Oreo cookies, cream cheese, white almond bark
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Creamy Caramels

Made with vanilla extract, salt, butter, corn syrup, sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated), brown sugar
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Flavored Rock Candy

Made with food coloring, sugar, corn syrup, water, flavoring oil, flavoring extract
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Photo of Candied Cranberries Recipe on CDKitchen

Candied Cranberries

These sugar-coated cranberries are a tasty snack, or make a pretty holiday garnish. They are simply made with cranberries, sugar, and water.
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Hard Rock Cinnamon Candy

Try your hand at candy making with this simple recipe. Cook sugar, corn syrup and water to the hard-crack stage, then add in cinnamon oil for flavor and red food coloring. Crack into pieces when hardened and you have some sweet treats ready to go.
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Photo of Jim Beam Bourbon Balls Recipe on CDKitchen

Jim Beam Bourbon Balls

Made with bourbon whiskey, baking cocoa, corn syrup, vanilla wafers, pecans, powdered sugar
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