Delicious Recipes Using Leftover Halloween Candy

Maybe the kids went to one too many Halloween parties.  Maybe you purchased more candy to give out than you had trick-or-treaters come by your house.  Or maybe you just cannot resist that 50% sale the day after Halloween on candy. 

However it arrived, that mound of leftover Halloween candy staring at you from the kitchen counter is just begging to be be re-purposed into one of these fun and delicious recipes. 

Jolly Ranchers become Candy Apples

These fun candy apples can be made in any color you have in Jolly Ranchers.  Make them with the kids or give as gifts!

Courtesy of confessionsofacookbookqueen.com

Courtesy of confessionsofacookbookqueen.com

 

Whoppers become Whopper Brownies

Whopper brownies covered in chocolate ganache with more Whoppers ..... death by chocolate!

Courtesy of mybakingaddiction.com

Courtesy of mybakingaddiction.com

 

Smarties become Sugar Cookies

Smarties make a substitution for sugar in this recipe for classic sugar cookies.

Courtesy of simmworksfamily.com

Courtesy of simmworksfamily.com

 

Candy Corn & Dum Dums become a Rice Krispy Turkey

Get ready for Thanksgiving using your leftover Halloween candy.  These adorable Turkey's would be fun to make with the kids, or as adorable table decor for Thanksgiving parties or dinner.

Courtesy of gimmesomeoven.com

Courtesy of gimmesomeoven.com

 

Butterfingers become Butterfinger Milkshake Cupcakes

Up your dessert game with these Butterfinger Milkshake Cupcakes!

Courtesy of yourcupofcake.com

Courtesy of yourcupofcake.com

 

Twix become Twix Caramel Popcorn

Take movie nights or game day snacks to the next level with this Twix Caramel Popcorn mix.

Courtesy of twopeasandtheirpod.com

Courtesy of twopeasandtheirpod.com

 

Snickers become Snickers Cake

If snickers bars are your favorite Halloween candy, this is your new favorite cake!

Courtesy of browneyedbaker.com

Courtesy of browneyedbaker.com

 

Tootsie Rolls become Adorable Penguins

A fun project with or for the kids .... these penguins are sure to make them smile.

Courtesy of hungryhappenings.com

Courtesy of hungryhappenings.com

 

Reeses become a Reeses Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake

Let's be honest, you probably won't have any leftover Reeses, so this might be a recipe that you'll want to run to your local store and grab one of those 50% off bags so you can make this for next weekend's dinner party.

Courtesy of food.com

Courtesy of food.com

 

M&M's become M&M Cookies

Perfect M&M cookies for the whole family.

Courtesy of picky-palate.com

Courtesy of picky-palate.com

 

GooGoo Clusters become Coffee & GooGoo Ice Cream

If you were lucky enough to score some GooGoo Clusters for Halloween, then you know how good this Nashville favorite is all by itself.  But if you love getting creative in the kitchen, this recipe for Coffee and GooGoo Cluster Ice Cream sounds like a winner. 

Courtesy of googoo.com

Courtesy of googoo.com

 

Do you have another favorite candy re-purposed recipe?  Share it with us here! 

- HNG -