Candy Corn Recipes: 3 Easy & Delicious Candy Corn Snacks to Try at Home

By: Olivia Schneider | Kristina Guerrero Posted: 9:57 AM, Oct 25, 2018 Updated: 8:23 AM, Oct 26, 2018

Love it or hate it, candy corn equals Halloween. And chances are you’ve got lots of it! Read on for three candy corn recipes guaranteed to satisfy anyone’s sweet tooth.


1. Chocolate Candy Corn Krispy Treats

First on our list of candy corn recipes? Chocolate Candy Corn Krispy Treats! We know – many folks don’t like candy corn, but if you enjoy Rice Krispies and Cocoa Krispies, give this snack a shot!




1 bag of standard marshmallows

1 stick of butter

1 bag of candy corn

6 cups Cocoa Krispies cereal




Follow cooking instructions on bag for melting marshmallows.


Once melted, turn off heat and add cereal. Mix evenly then mix in bag of candy corn.


Pour into a baking dish and let cool completely before serving.


2. Sweet & Salty Candy Corn Snack Ball

Next, get the ball rolling with a sweet and salty candy corn snack ball. This is one of those candy corn recipes that will take your snack game to a whole new level!




2 cups lightly crushed pretzels

4 cups popcorn

1 cup almond slivers

Caramel sauce

1 bag candy corn





Mix popcorn and pretzels in a bowl and add almond slivers.


In a large glass measuring cup, add 1 bag of candy corn.


Add 2 tablespoons of butter, then two big tablespoons of caramel sauce.


Microwave 2-3 minutes until completely melted. Stir.


Immediately pour over the dry ingredients and mix together.


Form mixture into two-inch balls and let cool.


3. Candy Corn Recipes: Peanut Butter & Frito Fudge

Finally, no one will hold a candy corn grudge with peanut butter candy corn Frito fudge. Don’t be surprised if this treat becomes one of your favorite candy corn recipes of all time!




1 bag candy corn

1 bag white chocolate chips

2 tablespoons creamy or chunky peanut butter

2 cups mini M&M’s

1 can sweetened condensed milk

Handful of Fritos




In large pot, melt chocolate chips and peanut butter into condensed milk. Melt and combine completely.


Take off heat and fold in M&M’s and candy corn until just incorporated. It’s ok if they melt a little but not too much.


Transfer to a glass baking dish and sprinkle with crumbled Fritos.


Let cool for an hour, then cool for another 2 in the refrigerator.


Bring back to room temperature before serving


Is your mouth watering yet? If you’re looking for candy corn recipes, now you’ve got three that’ll knock your socks off.


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