The Dessert You Never Knew Your Crock-Pot Could Make

During Christmastime, Aunt Cammie always without fail busts out tins upon tins of her famous crockpot candies (chocolate clusters stuffed with nuts). They’re served at every family gathering, and we end up taking home at least a dozen. My aunt has tinkered with the recipe through the years and has always envisioned making it with […]

Jelly Belly’s Holiday Flavors Are Like Thanksgiving Dinner in Candy Form

A post shared by @candyhunting on Nov 7, 2017 at 8:59am PST This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for Jelly Belly. Or, more specifically, I’m thankful for Jelly Belly’s limited-time “Holiday Favorites” flavors, which include five flavors that capture the essence of holiday not-so-guilty-pleasure eating: hot chocolate, cranberry sauce, eggnog, pumpkin pie, and candy cane. This isn’t […]

40+ Homemade Candies That’d Make Willy Wonka Jealous

Candy making may seem daunting, complicated, and not worth the effort, but think again. Many recipes are beginner friendly (some don’t even require a candy thermometer!), while others are great projects to save for a rainy day. We’ve rounded up our favorites, ranging from fluffy marshmallows and candied citrus peel to chocolate matzo toffee and […]