Learn how to make delicious candy at home just in time for National Candy Day

Make Candy Bark with Your Leftover Halloween Candy
Make Candy Bark with Your Leftover Halloween Candy


Sweet tooth lovers, today is all about YOU! That's right, it's officially National Candy Day and of course we can't think of anything else besides stuffing our face full of some yummy sweet treats. Sure, Halloween might be over, but just because we can no longer trick or treat doesn't mean we can't still indulge!

In case you didn't know, National Candy Day is a time to recognize how long we've actually been enjoying these goodies for. Since the ancient Egyptians preserved nuts and fruits in honey as early as 300 AD, people all around the world have loved and cherished a delicious bite of candy on a consistent basis.

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So, why not celebrate National Candy Day right this year and make your own candy? We know what you're thinking -- "that sounds like a lot of hard work" -- but trust us when we say, it's worth it! Take a look below at homemade candy recipes you'll love.

1. DARK CHOCOLATE MATZO BRITTLE



2. BRIGADEIROS (BRAZILIAN FUDGE BALLS)

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3. WHITE CHOCOLATE-MINT TRUFFLES

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4. CANDIED PECANS



5. CLASSIC CARAMEL CORN

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6. HOMEMADE BLACK LICORICE TWISTS

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7. GLAZED PECANS

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8. CHOCOLATE-COVERED CHERRY CORDIALS

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Click through below for yummy recipes for leftover Halloween candy:

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