Make a crunchy, homemade candy treat for any season with 25 of the best candy apple recipes, including easy recipes without corn syrup, caramel candy apple recipes, and even pink candy apples!
Candy apples aren’t just for for fall or for Halloween parties. Heck — I’ve even found a fun patriotic candy apple recipe for summer!
Which of these delicious creations is your favorite?
25 of the Best Candy Apple Recipes
Super Easy Poison Apples Recipe for Halloween
This poison apple recipe shows you how to make deliciously creepy candy poison apples for your next Halloween party! This easy colored candy apple recipe is homemade with black dark chocolate and looks totally gourmet. Kids will love it!
How to Marble Candy Apples
Learn how to marble candy apples with this easy and fun method! They’re perfect for parties and look gorgeous!
Ultimate Caramel Apples - A Favorite Fall Treat
These gourmet caramel apples are made with a buttery, homemade caramel and then coated in a rich layer of chocolate or white chocolate and finished with your favorite toppings!
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Caramel Apples
This caramel apple recipe makes super glossy, shiny apples. And, as if that weren't enough to soothe a fierce sweet tooth, there's a layer of chocolate chip cookie dough.
Turn this fall-time favorite treat into woodland creatures your kids will love with leftover Halloween candy.
1960's Cinnamon Candy Apples
Looking for the perfect fall dessert? How about a fun and retro treat for Halloween? Look no further, these 1960’s Cinnamon Candy Apples are delightful.
PINK CANDY APPLE RECIPE
Get out of your color rut, and make chocolately candy apples in any color you can dream of with this simple, festive recipe!
Peanut Butter Caramel Apples With Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cups
Traditional caramel apples are topped with peanut butter cups, chopped peanuts, and semi-sweet chocolate in this nutty, sweet-and-salty treat. The combination of crisp apples, chewy caramel, rich chocolate, and crunchy nuts is delicious and will suit any fall party or get-together.
Galaxy Candied Apples
Even though they have a beautiful galaxy-inspired design, this recipe tastes just like the hard candy coating you find on the candied apples at the fairs.
Bloody Candy Apples Halloween or True Blood Recipe
These bloody candy apples were inspired by True Blood, and the red candy drips look so perfectly creepy for any vampire theme!
Sweet and Salty Bourbon Cinnamon Pecan Caramel Apples + Chocolate Drizzle
Sweet and spicy cinnamon bourbon pecans and a chocolate drizzle make these caramel apples the perfect fall comfort food. Plus, the twig instead of a skewer is just perfect for a rustic or woodland theme.
DIY Chocolate Covered Pumpkin Pie Spice Apples- A Cultivated Nest
If you’ve ever tried to buy gourmet chocolate covered apples you know how expensive they can be. But they taste so good! Luckily there’s no need to spend tons of money on them with this chocolate-covered pumpkin spice apple recipe.
S'more Caramel Apples Recipe
Combine the fun of caramel apples with the great taste of s'mores in this unique s'more caramel apples recipe. They're sure to be a hit with the kid crowd at your bonfire or fall gathering!
Caramel Apple Recipe for Point of View Autumn Theme
A caramel apple that looks like it was picked straight from the pumpkin patch -- how cute is that?! Just add a Jack-o-lantern face for a Halloween touch.
Colorful Cotton Candy Apples
Cotton candy flavoring, pretty pastel coloring, and real cotton candy take this candy apple recipe to the next level. What kid wouldn't love to bite into one of these?
Candy Apple Recipe
Who says candy apples are only for fall? A layer of chewy blue raspberry candy coats a crisp, tart apple in this old-fashioned favorite in a fun, patriotic color scheme.
Black Widow Candy Apples
These scary black widow spider candy apples are made from scratch and perfect for a Halloween party.
YES, PLEASE!!! Snickers-Inspired Caramel Apple Recipe
This gourmet caramel apple is inspired by one of the most popular candy bars on the shelves: Snickers. Crisp and tart golden delicious apple meets sweet caramel, rich chocolate, and salty peanuts in a delicious treat that takes tradition up a few notches.
Jolly Rancher Candy Apples Recipe -
This Jolly Rancher candy apples recipe is a great way to make custom candied apples that will fit every season and every party you have. They look gorgeous on a tray, plus taste like childhood!
How to Make Candy Apple Monsters & Caramel Apple Decorating Ideas
These candy apple monsters have a classic caramel apple coating and use Wilton baking supplies to add Halloween-inspired elements.
Carob-Almond “Candy” Apples
This chocolatey-tasting candy apple recipe is dairy-free, sugar-free, raw, and vegan. It's the perfect treat to keep on hand if you have friends with dietary restrictions.
Oreo & White Chocolate Coated Apples
How can you make an Oreo cookie healthy? By adding it to an apple of course! This fun and easy recipe for Oreo & white chocolate coated apples is going to blow your mind. This is a fun recipe that will please everyone in your family including the kids and mom!
Cinnamon Maple Nut Butter Covered Apples
Get hooked on these fresh Fuji apples with real, natural ingredients, like honey, nut butter, and coconut oil. Yum!
Graveyard Candy Apples (Gourmet)
These graveyard candy apples: A spooktacular and delicious Halloween treat that are super easy and fun to make. They can be made up to two days in advance, so they're a great prep-ahead party treat.
Apple Pie Caramel Apple - A Gourmet Caramel Apple Recipe
Fresh, crunchy apples coated in caramel and then apple pie spice laced white chocolate and finished off with a graham cracker “crust”. These are fun to make with the kids, fun to pass out to deserving neighbors, or teachers, but even more fun and tasty to eat!