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Cracker Candy Recipes


Polly isn't the only one who wants a cracker! This list of cracker candies proves that crackers aren't just for the birds. When you pair the light and salty crunch of saltines with toffee, or the rich earthiness of graham crackers with chocolate, something magical happens. Try one of these cracker candy recipes yourself, and you'll never look at a cracker the same way!

1. Saltine Toffee

saltine toffee
(c) 2008 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.
This easy Saltine Toffee recipe uses saltine crackers and a few common ingredients to make an uncommonly good candy that’s sweet, salty, crunchy, and chocolatey.

2. Butterscotch Cracker Brittle

Butterscotch Graham Toffee
(c) 2009 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.
Butterscotch Cracker Brittle is an easy oven brittle that uses graham crackers, butterscotch hard candies, and semi-sweet chocolate chips. The resulting candy is sweet, crunchy, and chocolatey. You can actually use any hard candy that you like in this recipe.

3. Chocolate Peanut Butter Grahams

Chocolate Grahams
(c) 2008 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.
A smooth, creamy peanut butter filling is sandwiched between two crispy graham crackers, and the whole package is dipped in chocolate. This satisfying candy makes a great afternoon snack.

4. Matzoh Buttercrunch

Matzoh Toffee photo
(c) 2011 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.
This delicious candy consists of a layer of matzoh covered in toffee, topped with chocolate and chopped toasted almonds. The nuts can be omitted, or other nuts may be substituted.

5. S'mores Toffee Bark

S'mores Toffee Bark
(c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
S’mores Toffee Bark features graham crackers covered with a simple toffee, smothered in chocolate and topped with marshmallows. The classic s’mores flavors get a boost from crunchy, buttery toffee.

6. S'mores Pops

S'mores Pops
(c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau
S'mores Pops combine three classic S'mores tastes—marshmallow, chocolate, and graham—into one delcious package. Try mixing it up by using cinnamon or chocolate graham crackers, or using a different kind of chocolate.

7. S'mores Candy Cups

S'mores Candy Cups photo
(c) 2012 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.
S’mores Candy Cups are cute chocolate candy cups with all the traditional S’mores components. The cups are filled with a soft graham cracker-chocolate ganache, and a miniature marshmallow is hidden in the center.

8. Inside-Out S'mores

(c) 2007 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc
Inside-Out S’mores are a fun variation of the traditional S’mores recipe. Graham crackers and homemade marshmallows make a bite-sized sandwich that’s encased in dark chocolate.

9. Key Lime Pie S'mores Bites

Key Lime Pie S'mores Bites
(c) 2010 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.
Key Lime Pie S’mores Bites feature tart lime-flavored marshmallows sandwiched between two graham cracker squares. The whole thing is dipped in chocolate and topped with toasted coconut, for a delicious candy recreation of the popular tropical dessert.

10. Chocolate Matzoh Clusters

matzoh candy
(c) 2007 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com
These quick drop candies contain sweet chocolate, salty nuts, toasted coconut, and crunchy matzoh crackers. Perfect for Passover or anytime you want an easy treat!

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