Candy Recipes

Discover our best candy recipes from real home cooks, featuring beginner candy recipes, reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

View More in:

Add Filter

Sundae Funday Bark

Any occasion is the right time to serve this easy-to-make bark. The fruits—packed with flavor but not overly sweet—go so well with the white candy base. A dark chocolate drizzle adds a lot of fun. —Kim Banick, Turner, OR

Mint Chocolate Bark

After sampling peppermint bark from an upscale store, I thought, "I can make that!" Using four ingredients, I came up...


White Christmas Candy

During the holiday season a few years back, my husband brought this wonderful candy home from work. The co-worker who'd...


Create-A-Bark

With a little imagination and varied ingredients, you can create a custom candy with this recipe that you'll love.


Lime-in-the-Coconut Almond Bark

I love the combination of flavors in this tropical treat, and it takes mere minutes to make. If you need...

Brazil Nut & Coconut Bark

I usually make these around Christmastime, but also take them to special events at our church. I love that they...


Raspberry-Mocha Chocolate Bark

Give classic candy bark a bit of coffee-shop sophistication with crushed chocolate-covered espresso beans. Swirls of raspberry preserves and white...

Spicy Chocolate Bark

Warm hearts and heat up the holidays with this melt-in-your-mouth confection from our Test Kitchen. It sets up nicely when...


Backwoods Bonfire Bark

Not only do the flavors of chocolate, marshmallow and peanuts taste great together, the easy recipe reminds me of being...


Crunchy Peanut Bark

Cereal and peanuts add the crunch to these sweet and peanut-buttery treats you can whip up in no time. One...


Tropical Nut Bark

Short on time? In mere minutes, the Taste of Home Test Kitchen staff brought a taste of paradise to classic...

Tout icon

Pistachio Cranberry Bark

I picked up this bark recipe at a Christmas sweets swap hosted by a woman in my Bible study group....


Pecan Cherry Bark

I just love to make chocolates at Christmastime. This popular candy combines pecans, chocolate and cherries—it is crunchy, sweet and...


Coffee Bean Bark

Chopped coffee beans add a yummy crunch to this pretty, two-toned bark. Coffee-lovers won’t be able to resist pieces of...


Cherry-Pretzel Almond Bark

I love the contrast of sweet and salty flavors in candy. The dried cranberries in this bark adds taste as...


Cranberry Bog Bark

For a pretty holiday treat, I make this bark. It is a favorite holiday gift I give out to friends...

White Candy Bark

This speedy candy recipe can be varied depending on the type of fruit or nuts you have on hand. Since...


Black ‘n’ White Pistachio Bark

You need only four basic ingredients to whip up this sweet and nutty treat. Sized right for two, it's an...


Cranberry Ginger Bark

Need an item for a seasonal bake sale, cookie exchange or party...then try this treat. The crystallized ginger add such...


Chocolate Peppermint Bark

These treats are such a snap to make, I almost feel guilty serving them. But nobody seems to mind I...


Cranberry Macadamia Bark

"I fill Christmas tins with this special candy to give as gifts," says Pamela Galiardi of San Jose, California.


Almond Bark Candies

I like to take these to school for the fourth graders I teach...they love them. The colorful marshmallows make these...


Peanut Pretzel Toffee Bark

My toffee has been a traditional must-make treat for my family and friends for over 40 years. My Dad taught...


Butterscotch-Rum Raisin Treats

I love making rum raisin rice pudding around the holidays. Those flavors inspired this recipe. Crispy rice cereal adds crunch,...

Magazine Cover

Subscribe & SAVE

Save Up To 80%!

Coconut Almond Bark

My chocolate bark featuring coconut and almonds is a great time-saver when I’m busy but need a treat to share....


Tout icon

Saltine Toffee Bark

These salty-sweet treasures make delightful gifts, and their flavor is simply irresistible. The bark is like brittle, but better. Get...


Cookie Pretzel Peanut Bark

When you need a last-minute idea, this four-ingredient recipe fits the bill and brings a pleasant sweet-salty flavor. —Peggy Detjen,...


Cranberry Nut Bark

Studded with chunks or cranberries and nuts, this sweet creamy confection is the perfect last-minute gift! It's ready to wrap...


Cranberry Almond Bark

The addition of dried cranberries makes this almond bark extra special. It looks impressive but is really quick and easy...


Green Mint Bark

I started making this sweet Christmas treat a couple years ago and it has become a family favorite. It goes...