Christmas Candy Recipes
Candy Cane Vase
Use candy canes to make this beautiful candy cane vase! This Christmas craft is easy, fast, and adds a lovely touch to your house during the holidays.
Fudge Presents are a smooth, minty fudge recipe decorated to look like cheerful holiday packages. These are a great Christmas gift--literally and figuratively!
Coal Candy is a fun Christmas candy that looks just like coal. If you know someone who has been naughty, fill their stocking with this candy!
Christmas Candy Recipes
Here you will find an index of all Christmas candy recipes.
Perfect Candy Gifts for the Holiday Season
From candy canes to holiday fudge, candy is a traditional part of winter holiday celebrations. These popular Christmas candy recipes are sure to delight your family and friends. So whether you're a fudge fan or a truffle lover, try some of these great seasonal treats.
Christmas Candy Recipes
A collection of Christmas candy recipes, including peppermint bark, Christmas fudge, Christmas toffee, Christmas truffles, and many more.
Sugarplums are a classic holiday candy popularized in poems and the Nutcracker Ballet. This sugarplum recipe contains different varieties of dried fruit and nuts, along with some preserves and holiday spices.
Reindeer Truffles take their cue from Rudolph, and feature an adorable reindeer head complete with antlers and a shiny red nose! Chocolate truffles form the base of these Christmas candies, and pretzels and red hots help complete the reindeer look.
North Pole Pretzel Rods
North Pole Pretzel Rods are white chocolate-dipped pretzels, decorated to look like the North Pole!
Gingerbread Marshmallows are soft homemade marshmallows flavored with ginger, cinnamon, and molasses.
Eggnog Truffles are made with eggnog instead of cream, and have the sweet, spicy taste of nutmeg and white chocolate in every bite.
Fruitcake Truffles are the perfect way to make use of fruitcake you don't want to actually eat! Combine it with frosting and form it into cake truffles or cake pops in this simple Christmas candy recipe.
Candy Cane Fudge
This fun, festive Candy Cane Fudge is a quick and easy microwave fudge topped with a crunchy layer of crushed candy canes.
Chocolate Caramel Popcorn
Chocolate Caramel Popcorn takes golden caramel corn and smothers it with a delicious layer of semi-sweet chocolate.
This recipe for Caramel Popcorn produces golden popcorn with a crunchy, sweet caramel coating.
Crunchy Peppermint Bark
Crunchy Peppermint Bark is a crispy, crunchy version of traditional peppermint bark, featuring dark chocolate, crispy rice cereal, white chocolate, and lots of crushed candy canes.
Holiday Pretzel Bites
Holiday Pretzel Bites are easy Christmas munchies made from pretzels, candy cane Kisses, and chocolate candies.
Candy Cane Popcorn
Candy Cane Popcorn is a festive Christmas treat featuring popcorn covered in white chocolate and crushed candy canes.
Minty Chocolate-Covered Cookies
Minty Chocolate-Covered Cookies are chocolate-covered mint sandwich cookies, sprinkled with crushed candy canes.
Lemon Cereal Snackers
Lemon Cereal Snackers are a sweet Chex snack mix with a vibrant lemon flavor.
Candy cane pieces are the secret ingredient in these refreshingly minty holiday meringues.
Nutella Cereal Snackers
Nutella Cereal Snackers are a tasty cereal snack mix made with chocolate, Nutella, and hazelnuts.
Peppermint Stick Marshmallows
Peppermint Stick Marshmallows are an easy Christmas candy featuring marshmallows rolled in crushed candy canes and skewered with a peppermint stick. They're perfect for stirring into hot chocolate or coffee!
Peppermint Chocolate Spoons
These chocolate-covered spoons are sprinkled with crushed candy canes. They’re delicious when used to stir coffee or hot cocoa, and make a great holiday gift.
Cornflake Wreaths are marshmallow and cornflake Christmas candies that taste great, and are simple enough to make with children.
Candy Cane Shapes
Candy Cane Shapes are a fun way to customize your candy canes! This recipe will show you how to heat them up and mold them into words, shapes, and more.
Eggnog Truffle Cups
This recipe for Eggnog Truffle Cups features creamy eggnog-flavored truffle cream in a dark chocolate cup.
Santa Hats are a peppermint-chocolate Christmas candy shaped to resemble Santa's familiar hat. Crushed candy canes give these rich chocolatey treats extra mint flavor.
Gingerbread Bark is a quick and easy holiday bark made from gingersnap cookies, white chocolate, and dark chocolate.
Gingerbread Caramels are soft and chewy caramels with the delicious flavors of gingerbread.
Peppermint Chocolate Meringue Sandwiches
Peppermint Chocolate Meringue Sandwiches are beautiful Christmas candies consisting of red and white-striped meringues sandwiching minty chocolate ganache.
This recipe for Gingerbread Truffles produces soft, aromatic truffles balls that taste like gingerbread cookie dough! These delicious candies feature gingersnaps, spices, toasted nuts, and white chocolate.
These very merry munchies will get you in the holiday spirit! With recipes from caramel corn to spiced nuts, these Christmas candies are perfect for serving at parties or giving as edible gifts.
This Christmas candy features a soft and chewy coconut candy paste formed into adorable candy snowmen. Coconut Snowmen have it all--hats, arms, buttons, and a face complete with carrot nose.
Peppermint Swirl Fudge
In this recipe for Peppermint Swirl Fudge, white chocolate fudge is infused with mint and swirled with red stripes to resemble a candy cane.
Candy Cane Truffles
Crunchy candy cane bits coat a smooth, minty, ultra-dark chocolate ganache. The result is an indulgent candy perfect for the holidays.
Crunchy Chocolate Christmas Trees
Crunchy Chocolate Christmas Trees are a unique Christmas candy. These edible trees have a crispy outer shell, a delicious chocolate truffle filling, and lovely multicolored decorations.
Peppermint bark is a Christmas classic. Who can resist dark chocolate, white chocolate, and crisp bites of minty candy canes?
Snowcaps Chocolate Meringues
Light and crispy chocolate meringues get a delicate dusting of powdered sugar in this Christmas candy recipe for Snowcaps Chocolate Meringues.
Magical Reindeer Chow
Magical Reindeer Chow is a Christmas candy that appeals to both Santa's reindeer and kids of all ages. Cereal, pretzels, chocolate, and fruit is coated in a white chocolate mixture, then dusted with edible glitter to add the final magical touch.
Fruit and Nut Christmas Wreath
This Fruit and Nut Christmas Wreath is a beautiful candy showpiece for the holidays. Candied fruit and many different types of nuts adorn this crispy chocolate wreath.
These Christmas recipes use candy canes to add a seasonal twist to favorites like truffles, fudge, and meringues. Candy canes are tasty on their own, but their crunchy texture, minty flavor, and bold white and red stripes also makes them a great addition to other Christmas candies.
In this Christmas candy, rich chocolate truffles are formed and decorated as Christmas tree ornaments.
Hot Chocolate On A Stick
Hot Chocolate On A Stick produces delicious blocks of chocolate fudge that can be dissolved in hot milk to produce rich, creamy hot chocolate!
Chocolate Orange Fondue
Chocolate Orange Fondue uses leftover chocolate oranges (or other orange-flavored chocolate) to produce a citrusy, vibrantly flavored chocolate fondue!
Gingerbread Popcorn is caramel popcorn with a gingerbread twist. Molasses, brown sugar, and lots of ginger and spices give this crunchy popcorn treat a delicious gingerbread flavor.
Candy Cane Reindeer
Kids will love making these candy cane reindeer. Candy canes, googly eyes, red candies, and pipe cleaners are used to make adorable reindeer with candy cane bodies.
Candy Cane Wreath
Small candy canes are used to create a lovely red-and-white striped wreath. Enjoy the beauty of this long-lasting candy cane wreath all throughout the Christmas season.