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Selection of candies suitabel for Halloween

Welcome back to the Barrington Place Apartments Blog! Have you ever made candy inside of your apartment? Halloween is the perfect time to try out this sweet activity! Skip the expensive store-bought candy and make your own to save money this month. We’re sharing a few different homemade candy recipes to help you get started.

Homemade Crunch Bars

Are you a fan of Crunch bars? This homemade version is surprisingly easy to make and only requires two ingredients! You will need chopped milk chocolate and crisped rice cereal. If you are not a fan of milk chocolate, use dark chocolate or white chocolate instead.

Homemade Caramel Apple Suckers

If you’ve never made lollipops, now is a good time to try it! With sugar, water, corn syrup, green apple candy flavoring, citric acid, food coloring, and caramel bits, this sticky, hard candy will be as satisfying to make as it is to eat.

Homemade Orange Gumdrops

These orange-flavored gumdrops are made with orange extract and orange zest for an authentic burst of flavor that you will love. Perfect for lovers of fruity and gummy candies.

Homemade Butterfingers Candy Bars

With three ingredients, you can make these Butterfinger candy bar bites in minutes! The recipe calls for candy corn, peanut butter, and chocolate candy coating to create the familiar tastes and textures of this classic candy.

Homemade Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups

The concept of making a peanut butter cup is so simple, you’ve probably seen people do it before and wanted to try it on your own. Now is your chance! Follow this recipe in order to make a luxurious and delicious treat that’s similar to the ones you buy at the store.

Have you ever made candy? Share your favorite candy recipes with the rest of our Madison, WI apartment community by leaving a comment below. Happy Halloween!