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Fruit & Almond Bites

With big handfuls of dried apricots and cherries, almonds and pistachios, we make dozens of no-bake treats you can take anywhere. —Donna Pochoday-Stelmach, Morristown, New Jersey

Cranberry Orange Truffles

Homemade truffles are a delicacy my family looks forward to every holiday. We love the combination of tart cranberries and...


Cranberry Nut Fudge

This fast and delicious fudge recipe is Bobby Langley's favorite. "The dried cranberries give it holiday flair," says the Rocky...


Trail Mix Slices

With big handfuls of dried apricots and cherries, almonds and pistachios, we make dozens of treats you can take anywhere.—Donna...


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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...


Cran-Marnier Truffles

Silky smooth chocolate is studded with bits of dried cranberries in these luscious truffles. It is the perfect dessert for...

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...


Cranberry Fudge

This creamy, crunchy fudge is packed with walnuts and cranberries to satisfy all who try it. Though they may seem...


Cranberry Ginger Bark

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

Cranberry Pecan Clusters

I have many candy recipes, and this is one of my favorites. The clusters are quick and easy to make.—Collette...


Cranberry Macadamia Bark

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


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...


Cranberry Clusters

You just need three ingredients to stir up these chewy and crunchy treats that make a nice addition to a...

Cranberry Walnut White Fudge

A visit to several Oregon cranberry farms inspired my unusual fruit-flavored white fudge. I make it for family and friends...


Cranberry-Walnut White Fudge for a Crowd

After discovering this nutty white fudge in a church cookbook, I modified the recipe a bit to make it my...


White Chocolate Cranberry Fudge

This no-bake recipe is at the top of my list when I head to the kitchen to make holiday treats....


Cranberry Butter Crunch Bark

One Christmas I dreamed this recipe up when making buttercrunch toffee. It is an addictive treat that disappears fast.—Heather Ferris,...


White Christmas Fudge

This smooth, sweet fudge from Paula Truksa of Jewett, Texas is loaded with nuts and chewy fruit and would be...


Fruit ‘n’ Nut Clusters

Easy as 1-2-3, these fuss-free treats from Alexandra Marcotty of Cleveland Heights, Ohio are ready in a snap. The flavors...


Cranberry Cashew Fudge

What berries say “Christmas” more than cranberries? I add those little ruby-red gems to a simple nut fudge recipe, giving...