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Fruit Candy Recipes

Fresh or dried fruit can transform an average candy into a decadent treat. Here you will find fruit candy recipes involving fresh, dried, and candied fruit, along with chocolate, nuts, and great candy ingredients.
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Dried Fruit Candy Recipes

A list of favorite dried fruit candy recipes. Whether it's tangy dried cranberries or apricots, tart dried cherries, or sweet and chewy dried raisins or figs, these favorite dried fruit candies showcase fruits at their finest.

Fruit Candy Recipe Index
Here you will find an index of all fruit candy recipes.

Hazelnut Cherry Bark
Hazelnut Cherry Bark features crunchy toasted hazelnuts, chewy dried cherries, and tangy candied ginger, all bound together with rich dark chocolate.

Applesauce Fudge
Applesauce Fudge is made with real applesauce and lots of toasted nuts and spices, to give you a taste of fall in every bite.

Candied Quince
Candied Quince are sweet, chewy fruit bites with a hint of spice. These gorgeous rose-colored candies are delicious on their own, or when used as a pastry filling.

Miniature Caramel Apples
Miniature Caramel Apples prove that big taste can come in a small package! Small balls of apples are dunked in chocolate, then given a coating of smooth, chewy caramel.

Polish Chocolate Plums
Polish Chocolate Plums, or Sliwka naleczowska w czekoladzie, are a simple recipe featuring dried plums, toasted almonds, and rich semi-sweet chocolate.

Charoset Truffles
In this charoset truffles recipe, dates, raisins, cranberries, and nuts are ground together and lightly spiced, then rolled into small balls for a delicious, robust treat that’s perfect for Passover, or any time of year.

Chocolate-Dipped Mango
Flavorful dried mango is coated in bittersweet chocolate and dusted with spicy cayenne in this simple, delicious candy recipe.

Chocolate Fig Squares
Chocolate Fig Squares have a delicious fig, cocoa, and nut filling, covered in chocolate.

Apple Cider Caramels
Apple Cider Caramels are smooth, rich caramels with a robust apple cider taste and a hint of cinnamon.

Ginger-Date Balls
Ginger-Date Balls are soft, smooth candies with a spicy gingerbread taste that is balanced by sweet dates and a subtle orange flavor.

Date-Pistachio Clusters
Date-Pistachio Clusters are an easy drop candy featuring chunks of sweet dates, salty pistachios, and crunchy, chocolatey cacao nibs, all held together by white chocolate.

Macadamia Nut Cranberry Bark
Macadamia-Cranberry Bark is a smooth milk chocolate bark with rich, salty macadamia nuts and tangy, chewy cranberries.

White Chocolate Caramel Apples
White Chocolate Coconut Caramel Apples feature the classic combination of white chocolate, macadamia nuts, and toasted coconut on top of traditional caramel apples.

Peanut Butter Caramel Apples
Traditional caramel apples are topped with peanut butter cups, chopped peanuts, chocolate, and peanut butter chips in this nutty, sweet-and-salty treat.

Oreo Caramel Apples
Oreo Caramel Apples are caramel apples covered with a gorgeous swirl of white and dark chocolate and loaded with chunks of Oreo cookies.

Mango Marshmallows
This Mango Marshmallows recipe produces tender, light marshmallows bursting with vibrant mango flavor.

Banana Cashew Toffee
Banana Cashew Toffee features the sweet taste of bananas and the crunch of salted cashews in a rich toffee base.

Elvis Fudge
Elvis fudge features the KingÂ’s favorite flavor combination: peanut butter and banana. A chunky peanut butter fudge is topped by a smooth, creamy banana and white chocolate fudge.

Chocolate Elvis Fudge
This great fudge recipe features three layers of delicious fudge: peanut butter fudge, banana fudge, and chocolate fudge.

Chocolate Banana Truffle Discs
Chocolate Banana Truffle Discs showcase the sweet tropical taste of banana paired with semi-sweet chocolate, packaged in a sophisticated disc shape.

Chocolate-Covered Cherries
Chocolate-Covered Cherries are a classic candy recipe! Juicy cherries, sweet fondant and dark chocolate combine in this beloved dessert.

How to Make Chocolate-Covered Cherries
Step-by-step illustrations for creating picture-perfect chocolate-covered cherries.

Apricot Almond Clusters
Apricot Almond Clusters are chewy and crunchy, sweet and tangy, and above all, quick and easy!

Chocolate-Dipped Apricots
Chocolate-Dipped Apricots are light, elegant candies that are surprisingly easy to make.

Apricot Almond Bark
This chunky chocolate bark is packed full of dried apricots and almonds for a chewy, crunchy, heart-healthy treat.

Marzipan Cherry Slices
Marzipan Cherry Slices combine tart dried cherries, sweet almond marzipan, and dark chocolate in bite-sized wedges.

Caramel Apples
This recipe for decadent caramel candy apples is quick and easy to make.

Chocolate Caramel Apples
Crisp apples are covered with a layer of caramel, a layer of chocolate, and a coating of chopped candy bars.

Chocolate-Dipped Watermelon
Make the most of summer’s sweet watermelons by making chocolate-dipped watermelon candies. Dehydrated watermelon is dipped in dark chocolate for a chewy, sweet and intensely chocolate treat.

Cranberry Cashew Chocolate Bark
Cranberry-Cashew Chocolate Bark is a delicious candy featuring two types of chocolate, sweet-tart cranberries, and the salty crunch of roasted cashews.

Fruit and Nut Balls
Fruit and Nut Balls have the perfect balance of rich chocolate, tangy fruit, and crunchy nuts.

Glazed Cranberries
Fresh cranberries are rolled in sparkling granulated sugar for a beautiful sweet-tart fall candy.

Candy Apples
Candy Apples feature a layer of crunchy cinnamon hard candy that coats a crisp, tart apple.

Double Fruit Jellies
Chewy, sweet and tart, these beautiful two-toned jellies feature two layers flavored with real fruit juice.

White Chocolate Cherry Fudge
This creamy white fudge is dotted with striking glimmers of candied cherries.

Mango Ptes de Fruits
These chewy fruit squares are vibrant with the fresh taste of mango.

Cranberry-Walnut Balls
These candies are sweet-tart with bold cranberry flavor and the richness of walnuts.

Apple & Quince Pâtes de Fruits
Pâtes de Fruits are chewy, intensely fruity candies that condense the very essence of fruit—in this case, apples and quinces—into bite-sized packages.

Apple and Quince Chocolates
Dark and white chocolate cover tangy apple and quince purees in these unusual fall candies.

Pomegranate Jewels
Pomegranate juice gives these beautiful jellies their tangy taste and vibrant color.

Cherry-Almond Clusters
Quick and easy Cherry-Almond Clusters feature tart cherries, crunchy almonds, and smooth, sweet white chocolate.

Apricot Balls
How to Make Apricot Balls. Apricot Balls are chocolate-covered bites of intensely flavored apricot filling.

Candied Pineapple
This Candied Pineapple recipe is a classic that produces sweet, chewy candied pineapple that's perfect for using in baking recipes or for eating on its own.

Top Caramel Apple Recipes
Caramel apples are hard to improve upon: chewy, rich caramel covering crunchy fresh apples is a classic combination that hits all the right sweet, chewy, and crunchy notes. However, add a few additional ingredients and the caramel apple goes from classic to completely customized and outrageously good. Try topping your caramel apple with candy...

Cranberry Candy Recipes

Try one of these favorite cranberry candy recipes and see for yourself how sweet this sour fruit can be!

Panda Caramel Apples
When you can't make it to the zoo, make these Panda Caramel Apples instead! This recipe uses white chocolate, cookies, and chocolate discs to make adorable caramel apples that look like panda bears.

Monkey Caramel Apples
This recipe for Monkey Caramel Apples is no monkey business! Caramel apples are coated with chocolate and decorated with cookies to resemble cute, playful monkeys.

Passion Fruit Truffles
Passion Fruit Truffles recipe. Passion Fruit Truffles have an exotic white chocolate-passion fruit filling surrounded by rich semi-sweet chocolate. This truffle recipe is elegant and delicious.

Apple Spice Truffles
Apple Spice Truffles have the warm fall flavors of fresh apples and spicy cinnamon mixed with milk chocolate. The truffles are coated in chocolate and topped with crushed graham crackers to give these truffles all the flavors of delicious apple pie.

Banana Split Truffles
Banana Split Truffles are banana-flavored white chocolate truffles decorated to look like a tiny scoop of ice cream! These truffles are as tasty as they are adorable.

Apricot Fondant
Apricot Fondant has finely chopped apricots, and a dash of almond and orange flavor in these smooth, melting apricot creams. Try rolling apricot...

Peach Pâtes de Fruits
Peach Pate de Fruits are chewy, flavorful jellied squares rolled in sugar. They have a strong, vibrantly fruity flavor because they're made with fresh peach puree.

Apple Candies
A list of apple candy recipes, including caramel apples, candy apples, apple truffles, apple fudge, and apple caramels.

Guava-Vanilla Bean Pâte de Fruits
Guava-Vanilla Bean Pâtes de Fruits mix the exotic flavor of guava puree with fragrant vanilla beans in chewy, sugar-coated squares.

Apple Pie Caramel Apples
Apple Pie Caramel Apples are decadent caramel apples, covered with cinnamon-flavored white chocolate and crunchy cubes of shortbread cookies.

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