Homemade Candy Apples Recipe

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Homemade Candy Apples Recipe

Homemade Candy Apples Recipe

 

This Homemade Candy Apples Recipe is one of my favorites to make this time of year. I usually make these for a Halloween, Thanksgiving or Christmas Treat! They are simple and east to make and you only need a few ingredients. I have also made these for a bake sale at school.

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Who doesn't like a delicious candy apple? Here is an easy recipe to make your own Candy Apple. These would make a great treat for Halloween or Thanksgiving!
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Serves: 6 Candy Apples
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. If you don't buy organic apples, you will need to remove the wax to allow candy to stick.
  2. To remove wax, boil 6 cups water with 1 teaspoon or vinegar. Remove from heat. Dip apple in water and dry completely.
  3. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper and spray with non stick spray.
  4. Wash and thoroughly dry the apples.
  5. Insert the sticks in the apples.
  6. Heat sugar, corn syrup and water over medium heat.
  7. Cook until a candy thermometer reaches 300 (hard crack).
  8. Remove from the heat and stir in the optional food coloring (watch out for splashing).
  9. Carefully dip each apple into the candy mixture, twirling to completely cover.
  10. Allow excess to drip back into pan.
  11. Place on prepared sheet and allow them to harden.

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INGREDIENTS

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DIRECTIONS

  1. If you don’t buy organic apples, you will need to remove the wax to allow candy to stick.
  2. To remove wax, boil 6 cups water with 1 teaspoon or vinegar. Remove from heat. Dip apple in water and dry completely.
  3. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper and spray with non stick spray.
  4. Wash and thoroughly dry the apples.
  5. Insert the sticks in the apples.
  6. Heat sugar, corn syrup and water over medium heat.
  7. Cook until a candy thermometer reaches 300 (hard crack).
  8. Remove from the heat and stir in the optional food coloring (watch out for splashing).
  9. Carefully dip each apple into the candy mixture, twirling to completely cover.
  10. Allow excess to drip back into pan.
  11. Place on prepared sheet and allow them to harden.

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Comments

  1. These look beautiful! I’ve been wanting to make some candy apples this year and these look so delicious!

  2. I saw these at the link party and they are so cute! I’ve never made candy apples before and thanks to you, now I have a great recipe!
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  3. What a fun Halloween treat! I remember making these as a kid, I’ll have to break out the tradition with my kids this year:) Thanks for sharing at the Homestead Blog Hop!:)
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  4. “G”Day!” Stopping by from the Linky party at Natasha in Oz. Thank you for the recipe to this oh, so professional looking candy apple deliciousness! Pinning – of course =)
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  5. I love candy apples! Yum. Pinned and tweeted. Lou Lou Girls
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  6. This looks so good that my mouth is watering! Pinned and tweeted. We appreciate you taking the time to stop by our party. We love partying with you! I hope to see you on Monday at 7 pm. Happy Saturday! Lou Lou Girls
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  7. These apples look so good and they are so pretty! Thanks for sharing on Show Me Saturday!
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