32 Classic Christmas Candy Recipes: Tradition Starters

Christmas just isn’t the same without candies that bring the winter wonderland to the home. Enjoy these 32 classic Christmas candy recipes…

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1. Reindeer Bait

Don’t even think about heading to a Christmas party without a batch of this.

From: Delish

2. Chocolate-Covered Cherry Mice

Now that Halloween is over, I’m all about everything Christmas! I’m one of those annoying people who start playing Christmas music on November 1st & have to stop to “ooh” & “aah” at everything in the holiday section at every store. I’m already making my bucket list, and doing some easy Christmas baking is high on that list! While I’m not ready to fire up the oven quite yet, I’m enjoying some cute and festive holiday treats, like these Cherry Mice!

From: NotQuiteSusie

3. Classic Pecan Snowball Cookies

Looking for some YUMMY recipes for your holiday cookie exchange party or Christmas gift plates for neighbors, teachers, and friends? These darling decadent treats are perfect to fill those goodie bags to pass out proudly! These are hands down the best of the best MUST MAKES!

From: DreamingInDIY

4. Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Fudge

Watch how it’s made, then read on for the recipe and give yourself some delight!

From: TipHero

5. Vanilla Cinnamon Candied Almonds

You can make these vanilla cinnamon candied almonds right at home, for a fraction of the price you’d pay at a festival, and they taste even better!

From: TheChunkyChef

6. Homemade Pecan Log Rolls

This pecan log roll recipe is a delicious no-bake dessert that has a soft center and a delicious caramel and pecan coating. These classic candies are ideal for holiday gift giving.

From: TodaysCreativeIdeas

7. German Chocolate Fudge

Looking for the perfect chocolate fudge recipe but with a little twist? You are going to love this rich, smooth German chocolate fudge topped with a chewy coconut topping!

From: FavFamilyRecipe

8. Christmas Brownie Pops

Need an easy holiday treat that’s sure to wow your guests? This decorative dessert looks great inside holiday gift bags and boxes. Just wrap each brownie pop in plastic, then tie with a pretty ribbon.

From: Hersheys

9. White Chocolate Covered Pretzels

Learn how to get perfectly dipped pretzels every time! Decorate with your favorite sprinkles and candies for a holiday treat everyone will love!

From: MomOnTimeout

10. White Chocolate Peppermint Crockpot Candy

White Chocolate Peppermint Crockpot Candy is creamy, crunchy and very festive. Loaded with cashews, peanuts, almonds and refreshing peppermint candy.

From: SlowRoastedItalian

11. Buttered Rum Fudge

Buttered Rum Fudge is a decadent grown-up treat you won’t be able to resist, with buttery rum flavor and a hint of sweet cinnamon and white chocolate.

From: YellowBlissRoad

12. Candy Cane Fudge

This Candy Cane Fudge recipe is incredible! Creamy, smooth and loaded with candy cane flavor! A must make Holiday Treat.

From: ArtAndTheKitchen

13. Old-Fashioned Peanut Butter Pinwheels

These peanut butter pinwheels are a sugary sweet confection that are simple to make and require only five basic ingredients. Don’t you just love easy recipes?

From: TheLifeOfJenniferDawn

14. Butterfinger Fudge

This has also brought a new change in routine for me. I can now focus on getting work done, projects photographed, and errands taken care of before picking them up. It’s definitely bittersweet. On Friday I headed to Safeway for baking supplies & fresh flowers (they have the best floral section) to welcome them home with a treat to celebrate their first week of school. Today I’m sharing this easy Butterfinger Fudge recipe.

From: APumpkinAndAPrincess

15. Chocolate Mint Cream Cheese Buttons

These Chocolate Mint Cream Cheese Buttons are perfect for all occasions! Lovely mint flavored cream cheese mints filled with a decadent chocolate ganache. Guaranteed to be a hit with your chocolate and mint loving friends and family!

From: MomOnTimeout

16. Salted Nut Candy bars

Salted Nut Candy Bars-you’ll love the sweet, salty combination of these candy bars, just a few ingredients, no-bake and they make a great gift for the holidays!

From: ChocolateChocolateAndMore

17. Tiger Butter

Tiger Butter is one of the easiest holiday candies you can make! If you’ve never made, or maybe even never heard of Tiger Butter, add these items to your grocery list and make it! It’s such a simple candy and everyone just devours it.

From: ButterWithASideOfBread

18. Chocolate Covered Cherries

This Chocolate Covered Cherries Recipe is a must try! Chocolate covered cherries are my hubby’s favorite winter candy. Years ago I made him homemade chocolate covered cherries as a surprise during the holiday season. They turned out so well that he hates to buy pre-packaged chocolate covered cherries. He now begs! Yes… he BEGS me to make him homemade chocolate covered cherries. Last week I decided to make him up a big batch to enjoy over the next few weeks.

From: CincyShopper

19. Melted Snowman Sugar Cookies

Better hurry up and eat them! These sugar cookies are melting away…Transform your favorite sugar cookies into melting snowmen in just a few minutes.

From: BettyCrocker

20. Homemade Christmas Gumdrops

These Homemade Gumdrops are the perfect treat to make for friends and family during the holidays! Made with just a handful of ingredients – including applesauce – this easy gumdrop are sure to become a holiday tradition!

From: MomOnTimeout

21. Peppermint Patties

These Martha Washington Candies are an excellent addition to your holiday celebrations, are ideal for gift giving, and look impressive on a cookie tray!

From: MomOnTimeout

22. Martha Washington Candies

I go totally nuts for all things Rocky Road – ice cream, fudge, pudding pops, and my latest obsession, these Rocky Road Peanut Clusters. Y’all know I am a big fan of easy recipes. The fewer ingredients, the better. These clusters definitely hit the mark with just five ingredients – all things I keep in my pantry: chocolate chips, butterscotch chips, oil, marshmallows, and roasted peanuts. Easy.

From: MomOnTimeout

23. Rocky Road Peanut Clusters

Rocky Road Peanut Clusters are made in the microwave and use only FIVE ingredients. A simple, delicious, easy candy recipe that everyone will enjoy!

From: MomOnTimeout

24. White Chocolate Peanut Butter Krispies

White Chocolate Peanut Butter Krispies – only 5 ingredients! White chocolate, peanut butter, peanuts, rice Krispie cereal, and marshmallows. Great holiday and party treat! Everyone always asks for the recipe!

From: PlainChicken

25. Grandmother’s Divinity

Grandmother’s Divinity was always a part of our Christmas celebration. She’d watch the weather carefully during the week before Christmas to pick just the right day, the one with the lowest possible humidity, and she’d begin making this delicious confection.

From: AddAPinch

26. Cinnamon Rock Candy

Nothing says Merry Christmas like delicious Cinnamon Rock Candy!

From: SerenaBakesSimplyFromScratch

27. Buckeyes Peanut Butter Balls

Buckeyes, also known as Peanut Butter Balls, have a smooth peanut butter center and chocolate shell. Make this simple buckeye recipe for your Christmas treat trays. This post has a ton of tips and tricks to making the perfect Buckeyes. Be sure to read it all.

From: ChocolateWithGrace

28. Peppermint Bark

Chocolate Peppermint Bark is an easy delicious sweet treat you can make any time of the year.

From: TidyMom

29. Rum Balls

Celebrate the holidays with our scrumptious Rum Balls. Our Rum Balls get their amazing flavor from crushed vanilla wafers, pecans, cocoa and more!

From: KraftRecipes

30. English Toffee Just 4-Ingredients

Today, I’ve included all of our top favorite easy candies that we make every Christmas.  I don’t like spending hours in the kitchen baking so most of these candies can be made with just a few minutes’ hands-on work!

From: LivingOnADime

31. Melt-Away Peanut Butter Fudge

We love it when a recipe is so light and creamy it literally just melts in your mouth. This delicious peanut butter fudge recipe does just that! Seriously, they say everything in moderation, but this sweet treat isn’t going to make it easy. Our Melt Away Peanut Butter Fudge is perfect for get-togethers and potlucks, but we totally understand if you want to keep it all for yourself.

From: MrFood

32. Homemade Turtle Clusters

Oh, how I love Turtle Clusters and they are even better when they are homemade!  So I believe I’ll try these this Holiday season!

From: Flavorite

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