Blue Ribbon Candy Recipes


Almond Joy Bars (With or Without the Almonds)

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
This recipe is so good! Use light or dark chocolate. Use a 13x9 inch pan...

Anti-Valentine's Day Salted Caramels

By Vail Bee
...because it's the worst holiday in existence, so I make these every year around this time...

Baileys Irish Coffee Cream Fudge

By Heather M. Baker
Very smooth and silky fudge. I like to make this recipe and my other Baileys Irish...

Baileys Irish Cream Fudge

By Heather M. Baker
This is the creamiest fudge ever and is sure to put a smile in those Irish...

Basic Chocolate Truffles

By Jordan Michelle Falco
Chocolates and Confections - Week 1, May 11th This is a basic dark chocolate truffle recipe and...

BEA'S MILLIONAIRES

By Bea L.
Chocolate, caramel and nuts...that's what I'm talking about! These will melt in you mouth. These are...

Best of Show Dixie Peanut Brittle!

By Lori Harbin-Combs
This recipe won a blue ribbon for me at the county fair and I have sold...

Better than Store Bought Chocolate Covered Cherries

By Jennifer McConnell
I actually made these for the first time early this morning, and am truly impressed! ...

Bourbon Balls

By Opal Jackson-Cakmak
This easy recipe is a Southern favorite, made with bourbon, vanilla wafer crumbs, and cocoa, along...

Butter Almond Toffee

By Martha Benner
Started making this in the 1960s and have not stopped. I do not remember where...

Cappuccino Blocks

By S I
Swirl these into a mug of hot milk for a tasty espresso steamer.

Caramel Coconut Marshmallow Balls

By SK H
This is a delightful cookie candy and if you love caramel and coconut you will be...

Caramel-Chocolate Layered Fudge

By Debbie Deverill
This is a too die for dessert. Try eating just one it won't happen. ...

Carnival Candy Apples

By MaryJane Kent
Please note that cinnamon oil is not an essential ingredient, it's up to you whether you...

Chocolate Amaretto Almond Truffles

By Barbara Scott
I love making candy at Christmastime and giving it as gifts. I start getting calls...

Chocolate Caramel Turtles

By Jess Weible
Made these for my neighbor's birthday! They turned out SUPER yummy!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls

By Jennifer Segreti
These balls are meant to be eaten as is, from the freezer! Of course, this is...

Chocolate Disgust

By Tara Pacheco
This recipe was originally introduced to me by my aunt. It was her signature dessert she...

HERSHEY'S OLD FASHIONED RICH COCOA FUDGE

By Jewel Hall
As a teenager I spent many nights with my Cousin Jeanette. The house was small, heated...

Chocolate Mice

By Jennifer Barley
This isn't so much of a recipe as it is a fun holiday treat for you...

Chocolate Nut Cranberry Clusters

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
I love chocolate. But I try to eat it in moderation and I stick to dark...

Chocolate Pecan Coffee Fudge

By Barbara Kavorkian
Chocolate and coffee go great together. Add a few nuts and you have a great...

Chocolate Thingies

By Jan Wolf
This candy is delicious and no one can eat just one piece! It is very addicting!...

Chocolate Truffles

By sheila farrah
My daughter and I like to make these for showers and special occasions. When we give...
14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer

14 Fresh Tomato Dishes for Summer


Tomatoes are available year-round, but sweet and juicy they are at their prime in the summer. If you grow them, you may be wondering what’s the best way to use fresh tomatoes. By weaving them into as many meals as you can! How about in an easy gazpacho soup or bruschetta? Or, use fresh tomatoes […]

7 Summer Trifles

7 Summer Trifles


Who doesn’t love this lovely layered treat? Dating back to the 18th century, this is a tried and true summer dessert. Perfect for picnics, cookouts, and get-togethers, trifles are a delicious dessert that feed a crowd. Simple, gorgeous, and can be made ahead of time, trifles come in all shapes and sizes and flavors for […]

5 Stellar Ways To Make Tuna Salad

5 Stellar Ways To Make Tuna Salad


Gone are the days of boring tuna fish sandwiches we used to get in the school cafeteria. Nowadays, a tuna sandwich is still a great lunch option, but it’s loaded with flavor and anything but basic. Easy to make, we’re sharing five stellar ways to make homemade tuna salad.