It’s great to have a list of easy Christmas candy recipes that only require a few ingredients to make around the holidays.
Homemade candies always taste best and are easy to make. The delicious sweet treats are perfect for parties and gift-giving.
Favorite Christmas Candy Recipes
Easy Christmas Candies With Few Ingredients
Turtle Candy Recipe
Turtle candy is one of the easiest recipes to make, and you only need three ingredients. The rich-flavored candy is ready in less than 20 minutes and is the perfect gift for friends and family. Made with milk chocolate chips, caramels, and pecans, this will satisfy your sweet tooth.
Peanut Butter Balls
Peanut butter balls are creamy, chocolatey, and perfectly delicious recipe for the holidays. Peanut butter and chocolate lovers will adore this sweet treat.
This delicious, old-fashioned divinity candy recipe is the perfect dessert for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. The easy recipe is fun for holiday parties, family gatherings, and gifts. Let me take the fear out of making divinity so you feel confident about making the popular and traditional dessert this holiday season.
Crockpot Christmas Candy
There's nothing like homemade candy in the slow cooker. The recipe can be made around Christmas or any time of year. And, you can switch out the toppings for a different holiday. Easy Christmas Crockpot candy turns out great every time.
How to Make Rock Candy
Rock, or glass candy, is a great and easy treat to make for the holidays. It not only tastes delicious but looks beautiful!
How to Make Chocolate Bark - Easy Chocolate Bark Recipe
Chocolate bark only requires about four ingredients and is a Christmas tradition. The delicious recipe is super easy to make and can be made in a variety of ways. It's sure to become one of your favorite things.
Four Ingredient Microwave Peanut Butter Fudge
Four ingredient peanut butter fudge is made in the microwave and is a delicious and simple recipe. The creamy texture and sweet flavor will make everyone think it was made the old-fashioned way.
Peppermint candies are one of the most festive treats around the holidays. The hard candy is easy to make and only requires a few ingredients for a delicious twist.
How To Make Chocolate Peppermint Bark
Chocolate peppermint bark is a sweet and delicious treat for the holidays. It's super easy to make and is a great gift for friends, family, and co-workers. All you need is some chocolate, peppermint extract, and candy canes. And, with the simple ingredients, you will be the hit of Christmas parties.
Caramel Popcorn (Caramel Corn)
Caramel popcorn is a sweet treat around the holidays. Homemade is much better than store-bought and turns out decadent every time. You can even add some of your favorite candies to the mix.
Christmas Puppy Chow (not for dogs)
Christmas puppy chow (not for dogs) is an easy treat to make with chocolate chips, peanut butter, powdered sugar, and Chex cereal.
Chocolate Cream Candies
Chocolate cream candies are made with only five simple ingredients and can be made in a variety of flavors. The creamy chocolates are the best thing on the holiday table.
Cake Batter Fudge
This cake batter fudge recipe is going to become a favorite because it is super easy to make and only requires a few ingredients. Just throw the sweetened condensed milk, butter, white chocolate chips, vanilla, and white cake mix into a saucepan and melt it.
Reese's Peanut Butter Fudge
This quick and easy recipe for Reese's Peanut Butter Fudge is the perfect creamy dessert candy for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. The fudge recipe is made with butter, sweetened condensed milk, white chocolate chips, peanut butter, and Reese's Pieces and is the perfect addition to any party.
It makes a great gift for friends and neighbors, the recipe only requires a few ingredients, and you don't need a candy thermometer.
Quick and Easy Holiday Peanut Brittle
Easy old fashioned peanut brittle is a great holiday Christmas treat to make for friends, family, neighbors, and teachers. It's a cinch to make and is just about the cheapest treat around. The combination of salty and sweet with a buttery flavor, can't be beaten.
How to Make Chocolate Covered Pecans
With only four ingredients, you'll have the sweetest pecans around. The recipe is easy to make, and everyone will be begging for more.
Easy 3 Ingredient Fudge
This is the perfect easy fudge recipe, only calling for three ingredients: chocolate chips, sweetened condensed milk, and Oreos!
I call this my “Leftovers” fudge and it’s exactly what the name implies–fudge that’s made out of leftovers.
Easy Christmas Crack - Homemade Toffee
If you're looking for a quick and easy treat that won't take more than about 15 minutes to make, Easy Christmas Crack will work perfectly. The buttery toffee is a special treat for the holidays, especially Christmas, and can be made for only a few dollars.
Christmas Candy Cookie Bark
Christmas candy cookie bark will win that cookie exchange hands-down. The recipe is made with only a few ingredients and is perfect for Christmas desserts. The easy candy recipe can be made in less than an hour.
Chocolate Covered Pretzel Rods
Pretzel rods, or pretzel wands, covered in rich chocolate, are the perfect treat for Christmas candy gifts. They are fun to make, and you can sprinkle different varieties of candy on top.
Homemade caramels are rich, decadent, and a perfectly sweet treat. And, you don't have to be a novice candy maker to make chewy caramels. All you need is a few ingredients, and you're ready to make the tasty treat.
DIY Candy Christmas Trees (Holiday Party Idea!)
Want to dress up fun candy Christmas trees and wow your party guests? Start a new holiday tradition with the DIY candy Christmas trees. They are easy to make and turn out adorable.
Easy Chocolate Fudge Recipe Without Condensed Milk
This two ingredient fudge recipe is one of the simplest candy recipes around. The chocolate dessert is perfect for any party or special occasion.
Buckeye balls are made with six easy ingredients that you most likely already have in your pantry. And it's one of our favorite candies for Christmas. You can place them in cookie tins and give them away as gifts. Your recipients will love you for it.
Chocolate truffles are a wonderful candy dessert at Christmas time. The recipe is made with four ingredients and can be decorated in a variety of ways. They are the perfect Christmas gift and taste amazing.
12 Tastes of Christmas :: Candied Orange Peel
Candied orange peel is a great way to bring the flavors of the season together. And they are so much fun to make with the kids.
Easy Christmas Candy
Want to impress party guests but not spend too much time in the kitchen? With just three simple ingredients, you can add some color to the table. Holiday candy recipes have never been this fun!
Chocolate Covered Marshmallows
Chocolate-covered marshmallows take less than an hour to make and feature Peppermint candy canes for a festive feel. You can switch out the hard candies for holiday sprinkles, as well.
Hershey Kiss Pretzels
Three ingredients, three delicious flavors, and one easy recipe. You'll love this delicious sweet and salty chocolate candy treat.
5 Minute Fudge
Y'all are going to love this three ingredient five minute fudge. It's a great recipe for the holidays. And you can change the main ingredient in the batch of homemade Christmas candy to add different colors and flavors.
Homemade Peppermint Patties
Peppermint patties are one of the best Christmas candy recipes. The dessert makes a great gift and only requires a few ingredients but packs tons of flavors.
Easy Southern Praline Pecans Recipe
Easy southern praline pecans are wonderful tasting homemade Christmas candies. It’s a delicious dessert that features a buttery and creamy, rich flavor. They are rich, decadent, and always a treat around the holiday season.
Tiger Butter Homemade Fudge
Tiger butter homemade fudge might just be the easiest fudge recipe out there. The chocolate peanut butter fudge recipe was a hit among friends and is the perfect dessert for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. The layered tiger butter fudge recipe is budget-friendly, simple, and only takes a little time. And, you can make a little or big batch of the no bake treats.
Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Chocolate-covered pretzels are a fun treat for the holidays. You can add different sprinkles on top for a variety of colors. The no bake candy turns out delicious every time.
Easy Pecan Brittle Recipe
Pecan brittle recipe is the perfect candy treat for the holidays with a sweet buttery flavor. The brittle recipe, made with only a few ingredients, adds a fun dish to your dessert table. It's one of the best old fashioned Christmas candy recipes.
French Christmas Truffles Recipe | Land OLakes
Homemade truffles are a great addition to your holiday parties. The recipe is made with five ingredients and is rich in flavor. The recipe includes heavy cream, butter, chocolate, and a few other ingredients you most likely already have in the pantry.
Almond bark candy is a beautiful way to spruce up your holiday dessert table. The recipe requires three ingredients and turns out beautiful every time.
Easy No-Bake Rum Balls Recipe
These easy no-bake rum balls are a fun treat for the snack or dessert table. Bring them to any get-together, and you can pretty much count on them being a big hit!
Old-Fashioned Butter Mints
Christmas butter mints are a fun way to spruce up Christmas. They are a great treat to make a day ahead and have them ready for upcoming parties.
Easy Crock Pot Christmas Crack (Christmas Candy) Is A Popular Treat!
Easy Crock Pot Christmas crack is a great recipe to include in your party. The recipe features a thick layer of chocolate, peanuts, and a few other items for a delicious holiday candy dessert. And the best part? The total cook time is less than three hours.
Homemade Christmas Cream Cheese Mints
Cream cheese mints are a wonderful addition to your next Christmas party. Made with five simple ingredients, you can have your candy mints ready in no time.
No-Bake Sugar Plums
No-bake sugar plums have a few extra ingredients but are worth adding to your party table. The recipe is an old fashioned one that is tried and true. So, while you're at the grocery store, just grab a few more ingredients for a treat that is the real thing.
Old-Fashioned Brown Sugar Candy
Old-fashioned brown sugar candy is absolutely divine. The recipe is easy to make, and everyone will be begging for more than one piece of this magical Christmas candy.
Christmas sponge candy is made with four simple ingredients. The crunchy candy is great for the holidays and adding to Christmas tins for gifts.
Christmas Popcorn Balls Recipe
Kids love popcorn balls for Christmas. They are fun and super easy to make. Gather the family around, get your ingredients, and make some delicious treats.
Easy Stovetop Candied Pecans
Easy stovetop candied pecans are a delicious holiday treat. The candied pecans recipe is easy to make in just a few minutes, but you’d better make more than one recipe because they will get eaten up in a flash! The sugared pecans are the perfect gift for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.
Easy And Creamy Eggnog Fudge Recipe
Creamy eggnog fudge is decadent, rich, filled with holiday flavors, and easy to make.
Make Classic Ribbon Candy at Home
Nothing gets you more in the mood for the holidays than old-fashioned ribbon candy. The recipe is fun to make, and everyone loves to share it.
Jello Candy Melts
Jello candy melts are cheery, sweet, fun, and a colorful addition to the dessert table at Christmastime. The kids will love making and eating the sweets!
Christmas Cornflake Wreath Cookie Recipe
Although they fall under Christmas cookies, these wreaths are a classic recipe that kids love. They are festive and fun to make as a family and fun to give as gifts.
Christmas Rice Krispie Treat Bites
We all love Rice Krispies, and what better way to incorporate them into the holidays than with the colors of the season. Just make sure you have enough because everyone will be reaching for more.
Snowman bark is a fun creation to make for the Christmas season. People love to make and receive them. They are cute and tasty.
Martha Washington Candy (2 Ways)
Martha Washington candies are an old-fashioned treat that is popular around the holidays. They can be made in a few ways, and this recipe will walk you through each step.
Polar Bear Paws Candy (See’s Candy Copycat!)
Polar bear paws candy is filled with sweet caramel on the inside and creamy chocolate on the outside. They are a wonderful gift, or you can keep them at home to munch on.
Peppermint Meringue Cookies
Peppermint meringue cookies are a beautiful treat that is light, fluffy, and mouthwateringly delicious. They will add a splash of color to your holiday table.
Christmas time is a wonderful time of the year, and what better way to celebrate than with plenty of delicious candy treats.
Be sure to get the recipes for your next Christmas party.