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Candy

Explore 263 recipes, 17 projects, 4 articles, 23 galleries, 129 videos, and more

Peppermint Bark Candy

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Pumpkin Cream Pie with Ginger Snap Crust

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TV Dinner Cupcakes

Other Ideas:
Cupcakes, Dessert, Fillings
Ingredients
  • 6 vanilla cupcakes Vanilla Cupcakes, baked in silver foil liners
  • 1/4 cup white chocolate melting wafers, melted
  • 1 cup Vanilla Frosting
  • 3 plain store-bought doughnut holes
  • 1 cup cornflake crumbs
  • 1 yellow fruit chew, such as Laffy Taffys or Starbursts, cut into a 1-inch square
  • 3 tablespoons Vanilla Frosting
  • 1/2 tablespoon store-bought caramel sauce, heated
  • 3 orange fruit chews, such as Tootsie Fruit Rolls or Starbursts, cut into 1/4-inch cubes
  • 2 tablespoons Vanilla Frosting
  • Green gel food coloring
  • 2 tablespoons hard green candies, such as Runts
  • 3 tablespoons Karen Tack's Chocolate Frosting
  • 1 teaspoon colored sprinkles
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"Who's Counting?" Birthday Cake

Time:1 hour 30 mins
Ingredients
  • For the cakes:
  • 4 1/2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for baking sheets and parchment
  • 9 cups sifted cake flour (not self-rising), plus more for parchment
  • 1/4 cup baking powder
  • Salt
  • 3 cups whole milk
  • 3 tablespoons pure vanilla extract
  • 4 1/2 cups sugar
  • 14 large egg whites, room temperature
  • For Decorating:
  • Swiss Meringue Buttercream
  • 2 pounds multicolored candy-coated chocolates (mymms.com)
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Egg Boxes How-To

Steps:8
Other Ideas:
Easter details, Easter eggs
Embossed-foil decorations known as Dresdens (they were popularized in Germany in the 19th century) are perfect boxtoppers for homemade cardboard eggs filled with candy. Apply the metallic embellishments in a graphic grouping, or as a single focal point.
Materials
  • Watercolor paper
  • Colored paper
  • Spray adhesive
  • Craft knife
  • Sandpaper, 220 grit
  • Gold metallic paint
  • Gold paint pen, medium tip
  • Fast-drying glue, such as Magna-Tac
  • Binder clips
  • Dresden trims
  • Large egg box template
  • Small egg box template
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Rocket Ship Cake

Ingredients
  • 14 tablespoons (13/4 sticks) unsalted butter, softened, plus more for pan
  • 3 1/3 cups sifted cake flour, (not self-rising), plus more for dusting
  • 4 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 cups milk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 5 large egg whites
  • Italian Meringue Buttercream
  • Gel-paste food coloring, in red, royal blue, black, lemon yellow, and orange
  • White sanding sugar
  • Astronaut action figure, (optional)
  • Red licorice laces, (optional)
  • Rocket Template
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Haunted-House Cake

Other Ideas:
Cakes, Cookies, Dessert
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