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Sweet Snacks

Looking for recipes for sweet snacks? Taste of Home has the best sweet snack recipes from real cooks like you, featuring reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

Spiced Party Peanuts

Spiced Party Peanuts

Spiced Party Peanuts

Also a great gift, these seasoned nuts have just the right blend of spices, sugar and heat to kick up a party. —Cynthia DeVol, Pataskala, Ohio

Sweet & Salty Candy

Sweet & Salty Candy

Sweet & Salty Candy

I've been making this candy for the past few years and serving it at Teacher Appreciation lunches and bake sales. It's special because it never fails to win praise from everyone who tries it. For bake sales, I break the candy up and package it in little cellophane bags from the craft store.—Anna Ginsberg, Austin, Texas

Sugar-and-Spice Candied Nuts

Sugar-and-Spice Candied Nuts

Sugar-and-Spice Candied Nuts

Here’s a wonderful snack to have on hand for entertaining, gift-giving or just munching anytime. With a sweet-spicy coating, the crunchy mixed nuts are hard to resist.—Tonya Burkhard, David, Illinois
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Apple Pie Popcorn

Apple Pie Popcorn

Apple Pie Popcorn

We have a caramel corn recipe from my husband's family that’s our “go to” treat. Apple pie spice makes it a fun gift for teachers. —Kezia (Kay) Whitteker, Logan, Utah

Candied Pumpkin Spice Pecans

Candied Pumpkin Spice Pecans

Candied Pumpkin Spice Pecans

You’ll be tempted to take possession of the bowl and eat up all of these sweet and spicy nuts. Before you know it, they’ll be gone! —Julie Puderbaugh, Berwick, Pennsylvania

Sweet & Salty Party Mix

Sweet & Salty Party Mix

Sweet & Salty Party Mix

My husband doesn't like traditional party mixes because he thinks they’re too salty or sweet. He calls this one his favorite – it’s just right. —Jackie Burns, Kettle Falls, Washington

Monster Munch

Monster Munch

Monster Munch

This sweet-salty snack is a favorite of mine because it can be adapted to any holiday, depending on the ingredients I mix in. —Pam Kennedy, Lubbock, Texas

Turtle Snack Mix

Turtle Snack Mix

Turtle Snack Mix

A decadent turtle sundae I had at a restaurant inspired this sweet-salty snack mix. Just try to stop at one handful! —Priscilla Yee, Concord, CA

Nuts and Seeds Trail Mix

Nuts and Seeds Trail Mix

Nuts and Seeds Trail Mix

Although there is plenty of protein and fiber in a handful of this combo, the fat and calorie count can soon get out of hand. Take care to stay healthly throughout the day by keeping the calorie count under control. —Kristin Rimkus, Snohomish, Washington

Curried Cranberry Snack Mix

Curried Cranberry Snack Mix

Curried Cranberry Snack Mix

Pack this easy-to-make munchie in a sleek glass or acrylic canister adorned with cotton yarn, and it'll be ready to put under the tree. Get that candy-cane brightness by winding yarn in shades of red and pink around the canister before topping with a homemade pompom. —Robin Haas, Cranston, Rhode Island

Orange-Cinnamon Pecans

Orange-Cinnamon Pecans

Orange-Cinnamon Pecans

With a burst of citrus and spice, these glazed pecan halves taste like Christmas in a bowl. Yuletide gatherings just aren’t the same without this crunchy, munchy snack.—Cleo Gonske, Redding, California
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