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Corn Husk Candy Favors

Here's one way to perk up your holiday guests: Welcome them with a place card (or send them home with a favor) that looks like a corn husk but holds a surprise: chocolate-covered espresso beans.

corn husks containing chocolate-covered espresso beans

Photography: Alpha Smoot

Source: Martha Stewart Living, November 2018

Introduction

For more ideas, scroll through our entire collection of Thanksgiving crafts and fall harvest crafts.

materials

  • Tamale wrap

  • Double-sided tape

  • Paper slips

  • Assorted candy (Pictured: NY Espresso Mix, from $11 for 1 lb., nuts.com.)

steps

  1. Fill a tamale wrap with the sweet pick-me-ups.

  2. Twist it closed, and secure it with double-sided tape at one end and a bit of husk at the other.

  3. Knot on paper slips that say "Grateful for" and their names, and fray the ends of the husks.

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