13 Christmas Candy Recipes for Your Dessert Spread

Holidays: Christmas
13 Christmas Candy Recipes for Your Dessert Spread

Primary Media


November 24 2020


Don't get us wrong, we love the classic Christmas cookie. But, some of these Christmas candy recipes give them a run for their money! Add one (or a few) of these candy recipes to your dessert board. Whether you make bark, brittle, caramel, or fudge, these recipes will not disappoint! 

  1. Classic Chocolate Fudge

    This easy-to-make classic chocolate fudge can be made in almost no time.

    Related Content, Dessert
  2. English Toffee

    This classic recipe comes together in a snap! Plus, who doesn't love toffee?!

    Related Content, Dessert
  3. Buttery Peanut Brittle

    Adding butter to this peanut brittle gives it almost a caramely flavor while highlighting the Spanish peanuts.

    Related Content, Dessert
  4. Caramel Corn

    Caramel corn is perfect for any occasion. Seriously... ANY occasion!

    Related Content, Dessert
  5. Candied Mandarins

    Eat these candied mandarin orange slices on their own or add them to other desserts for a stunning garnish.

    Related Content, Dessert
  6. Classic Caramels

    Buttery, melt-in-your-mouth caramels are addictive during the holidays, especially when they're homemade.

    Related Content, Dessert
  7. Peppermint Bark

    This easy peppermint bark makes a great addition to a Holiday dessert spread.

    Related Content, Dessert
  8. Homemade Salted Nut Rolls

    What makes this our best-yet candy recipe? The brown butter. It brings out all of the caramely-nutty flavors that you love in a salted nut roll. 

  9. Peanut Butter Pretzel Fudge

    Sweet peanut butter fudge topped with salty pretzels. Need we say more?

    Related Content, Dessert
  10. Bittersweet Chocolate Bourbon Balls

    The bold, spicy flavor of this no-bake confection is sure to please any bourbon lover.

  11. Chocolate Peanut Butter Saltine Toffee

    Having "just one bite" of this toffee treat is nearly impossible. 

  12. Marshmallows

    You're in for a treat when you whip up soft, fluffy marshmallow confections at home. Compared to purchased, the marshmallows have a slightly more vanilla taste and are not quite as sugary.

    Related Content, Dessert
  13. Maple Pecan Fudge

    Flavor the rich penuche fudge with the authentic taste of McCormick® Maple Extract. Studded with pecans, it’s as tasty as it is pretty. 

    Related Content, Dessert