The Best Apple Candy Recipes

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, but can the same be said of apple candies? Only one way to find out! Try one of these delicious apple candy recipes, like caramel apples, candy apples, apple fudge, apple caramels, and apple truffles. They're a cure for the boring candy blues--no doctor's prescription needed!

  • 01 of 06
    Granny Smith Apple in Bowl of Caramel

    This list of caramel apple recipes features tons of fun caramel apple variations, from the classic plain caramel apple to caramel apples covered in crushed cookies, candy bars, peanut butter and pretzels, and much, much more.

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    A layer of crunchy cinnamon hard candy coats a crisp, tart apple in this old-fashioned favorite. Readers give this recipe five stars!

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    Apple Spice Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Apple Spice Truffles have the warm fall flavors of fresh apples and spicy cinnamon mixed with milk chocolate. The truffles are coated in chocolate and topped with crushed graham crackers to give these truffles all the flavors of delicious apple pie.

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    Apple Cider Caramels
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    In these Apple Cider Caramels, the sweet, slightly burnt caramelized sugar taste pairs perfectly with the tart apple cider, spicy cinnamon, and rich butter. These caramels are soft, silky-smooth, and won’t stick in your teeth.

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    Apple Pâtes de Fruits
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    These Apple Pâtes de Fruits have a wonderful sweet-tart flavor and a great texture. Pâtes de Fruits are a traditional French candy that are sometimes described as a very condensed jam. These chewy candies practically burst with apple flavor with every bite.

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    Applesauce Fudge

    Applesauce Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

    Applesauce Fudge is made with real applesauce and lots of toasted nuts and spices, to give you a taste of fall in every bite. If you're extra-ambitious, you can even try making your own fresh applesauce to add even more flavor to this recipe.