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Christmas Candy

There's no sweeter time than Christmas. Make and share these recipes for Christmas candy with friends and family, including classic candy recipes for bark, brittle, candy canes, chocolates, mints, pretzels and more.

Cherry-Pretzel Almond Bark

Cherry-Pretzel Almond Bark

Cherry-Pretzel Almond Bark

I love the contrast of sweet and salty flavors in candy. The dried cranberries in this bark adds taste as well as color.—Margaret Goodrich, Sparta, Missouri

Rudolph Treats

Rudolph Treats

Rudolph Treats

These adorable goodies are simple enough to make for your own gang, and your friends and neighbors, too! Let the kids help you create a new holiday tradition. —Abigail Vandersaul, Saint Paul, Missouri

Brazil Nut & Coconut Bark

Brazil Nut & Coconut Bark

Brazil Nut & Coconut Bark

I usually make these around Christmastime, but also take them to special events at our church. I love that they only take four ingredients. How easy. —Phyl Broich-Wessling, Garner, IA
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Maple Walnut Crisps

Maple Walnut Crisps

Maple Walnut Crisps

If you like maple, you’ll love these dainty, sweet-and-salty crackers full of buttery, nutty flavor. If not, Mary suggests substituting corn syrup for maple syrup and vanilla extract for the maple flavoring. Either way, these snacks make a yummy, low-cost gift for neighbors and relatives! Mary Shivers - Ada, OK

Peanut Butter Turtle Candies

Peanut Butter Turtle Candies

Peanut Butter Turtle Candies

Every year at the holidays, these candy turtles are a huge hit with family, friends and coworkers. I get lots of requests for more and have even been told not to bother with a holiday visit if I don't bring my turtles—talk about a compliment! They're also good with dark chocolate and salted pecans. —Misty Schwotzer, Groveport, Ohio

Maple Nut Truffles

Maple Nut Truffles

Maple Nut Truffles

Rich, creamy and rolled in nuts, these truffles will satisfy any chocolate lover. Guaranteed to dress up your holiday cookie platters, they're no-bake and so simple to make! —Rebekah Radewahn, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Microwave Marshmallow Fudge

Microwave Marshmallow Fudge

Microwave Marshmallow Fudge

A batch of this smooth fudge can be made in minutes, so it’s perfect for a bake sale when time is short. But it’s so easy, you can fix it anytime you're craving a sweet treat. Use different flavors of frosting and chips for variety.—Sue Ross, Casa Grande, Arizona

Macadamia Peanut Butter Cups

Macadamia Peanut Butter Cups

Macadamia Peanut Butter Cups

A little goes a long way when it comes to these rich morsels. One bite and store-bought peanut butter cups will be a distant memory.

Buttercrunch Toffee

Buttercrunch Toffee

Buttercrunch Toffee

Fill up a tray or tin with this traditional candy topped with chocolate and nuts. It really says “Christmas” in a yummy way.

Caramel Pecans

Caramel Pecans

Caramel Pecans

"Make a pot of coffee or fix a drink, this takes a while! It's worth it though-this recipe is a family favorite and we always get requests for gifts of these chewy caramels." Darrell Brown, Lincoln, Nebraska

Chocolate-Covered Pretzels

Chocolate-Covered Pretzels

Chocolate-Covered Pretzels

This recipe came from my grandma who loves to make candy and treats for my students. I have followed in her footsteps and make these for people at my work and for other family members. —Aimee Worth, Fair Oaks, California
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