National Cotton Candy Day 2018: 5 Recipes to Make Using Cotton Candy

By: Cindy G. Castillo Posted: 3:31 PM, Dec 7, 2018

It’s fluffy, it’s sweet and it’s also known as fairy floss — yup, we’re talking about cotton candy. Turns out, Friday is the day to celebrate this delicious treat in honor of National Cotton Candy Day. And because we want to take our love of cotton candy to the next level, The List is bringing you five desserts AND drinks you can make using your favorite flavors at home.

1. Cotton Candy Ice Cream Burrito – WTFood

The YouTube Channel WTFood said it best: “these are the kinds of things unicorns dream about.” A cotton candy ice cream burrito — who would’ve thought? This recipe is not only Instagram-worthy, but it’s oh-so simple to make.

2. Homemade Cotton Candy Fudge – Fun Foods

What’s better than cotton candy? Cotton candy mixed with chocolate, of course! The YouTube Channel FunFoods is showing you how to make homemade cotton candy fudge using only three ingredients — can’t get better than that.

3. Cotton Candy Macaroons – The Scran Line

If you’re looking for some of the prettiest desserts on YouTube, look no further than The Scran Line. And these Cotton Candy Macaroons are no exception. If only we could take a bite right out of the screen!

4. Cotton Candy Cupcakes – Cookies Cupcakes and Cardio

Want to make cotton candy on National Cotton Candy day, minus the mess? Then here’s the perfect option. The YouTube Channel Cookies Cupcakes and Cardio offers a beautiful and super easy recipe for cotton candy cupcakes. She even goes the extra mile and tops each cupcake with an adorable miniature cotton candy.

5. DIY Starbucks Cotton Candy Frappuccino – Maddieslifestyle

Forget Starbucks’ Secret Menu — here’s how you can make your very own Cotton Candy Frappuccino right at home. It’s the exact same taste, minus the trip and the long lines. The YouTube Channel Maddieslifestyle will teach you how to make it in this easy-to-follow tutorial.

So, there you have it. Five desserts and treats that will take your National Cotton Candy Day celebration to the next level — or any day of the year!

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