20 Homemade Candy Recipes for Halloween
Before you raid the Halloween treats aisle of your local grocery store, try homemade candy instead! Yes, seriously. You can make almost any of your fave Halloween desserts in your kitchen, and even better, you can try new recipes you've never even thought of including in your festivities before. You may even save a few bucks. Keep reading for the recipes to whip up first.
Get the chewy, sweet coconut flavor you adore by mixing sweetened flaked coconut with sweetened condensed milk. You'll never have to spend your pocket change on impulse candy again. (via Brit + Co)
Fun-size Crunch bars are a winning Halloween haul. But you can have as many as you want without having to rely on the shopping savvy of your neighbors when you make your own, in handy cup form. (via Family Food on the Table)
Real nougat is a pain to make from scratch, so this recipe subs a simple mixture of peanut butter and marshmallow creme to get the same texture. Store-bought caramels do the rest of the job, so you don't even have to break out the candy thermometer. (via Brit + Co)
If you want to try a slightly healthier treat this Halloween, consider these vegan chocolate bars. Two-ingredient date caramel is paired with pistachios and dried plums for a crunchy, chewy bite every time. (via Vegetarian Gastronomy)
Soft, gooey caramel is the star of these bars. It's made simply from sweetened condensed milk, brown sugar, and butter, then poured between layers of crackers and topped with chocolate. (via Spicy Southern Kitchen)
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Additional reporting by Katelan Cunningham
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