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Recipes for a Candy Corn Halloween

Updated on October 28, 2016

One ingredient for a Candy Corn Halloween--the candy!

My grandson loves candy corn! He especially loves making an easy candy corn mix of peanuts, m&ms and candy corn.
My grandson loves candy corn! He especially loves making an easy candy corn mix of peanuts, m&ms and candy corn. | Source

Have a Candy Corn Halloween!

This candy corn is actually a sweet confection that only looks like corn. It also is fat free and loaded with sugar! And guess what else? It was created in the USA (click the "USA" to read more).

On this page you will find several "recipes" with a candy corn theme. "Like what?" you ask. Well, recipes for FUN of course.

To keep the candy corn fun going, I guess I need to plan a party, too! That means invitations and activities, doesn't it?

Come on! Join the candy corn fun and get your scare on!


Create a Candy Corn Party!

(decorations and activities)

Make a Candy Corn Family - Michael's website has more than just this candy corn family!

Candy Corn Family
Candy Corn Family

Click Make this Candy Corn Family and open a new tab for the instructions.

Pin the Face on the Candy Corn! - Variation of a classic party game!

Here is the link for a "Pin the Face on the Candy Corn"! Free Download: Pin the Face on the Candy Corn".

If you forget how to play a "Pin the ...." game, click Pin the tale on the Donkey to learn the basics for this classic party game.


Candy Corn "Food"

Sugar Free Candy Corn Recipe! - Halloween Food for a party!

Here is the sugar free candy corn recipe you see pictured above!

Candy Corn Crackers Recipe from Better Homes and Gardens (http://www.bhg.com/recipe/appetizers-snacks/candy-corn-crackers/).

* Block of cheddar cheese

* Block of Colby-Jack cheese

* Block of provolone or mozzarella cheese

* Triangle-shape crackers, such as Triscuit Thin Crisps

* Purchased dairy sour cream dip

Directions

1. Cut blocks of cheeses into 1/4-inch-thick slices. Cut the slices into triangles the size of the crackers. Cut each triangle of cheese into thirds. Spread dip on the top of the crackers. Arrange the cut cheese pieces on the crackers to resemble candy corn.

Candy Corn Snack Mix Recipe:

Ingredients:

1 cup candy corn

1 cup milk chocolate M&M's

1 cup salted peanuts

In a serving bowl, combine all ingredients. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 3 cups.

Making the Candy Corn Snack Mix - So easy three children can make this recipe for Halloween!

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Candy corn popscicle
Candy corn popscicle

Candy Corn Popsicle Recipe

The Idea Room Blog also has a "Candy Corn Bark" recipe, too!

Here is the recipe for the Candy Corn Popsicle:

1 pkg. (4-serving size) JELL-O Orange Flavor Gelatin

1 cup sugar, divided

2 cups boiling water, divided

ice cubes 2 cups cold water, divided

1 pkg. (4-serving size) JELL-O Lemon Flavor Gelatin

1 tub (8 oz.) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping, thawed

Visit The Idea Room (http://www.theidearoom.net/2009/10/candy-corn-popsicles.html?showComment=1256329281581) for the directions. This is were I found this cute idea!

For a Candy Corn Bark recipe, copy and paste http://www.theidearoom.net/2009/10/candy-corn-bark-and-peppermint-bark.html. Yum.

Harvest Hot Chocolate topped with Candy Corn:

Recipe is below!

Harvest Hot Chocolate Recipe for your Candy Corn Halloween!

White Hot Chocolate spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg with some frozen Orange & Candy Corn whipped cream!

Get the recipe here: Harvest Hot Choclolate from Gourmet Mom on-the-go!

Candy Corn Cookies!

Donald Duck's Candy Corn Cookies from Family.com
Donald Duck's Candy Corn Cookies from Family.com

Even more Halloween Recipes - Specifically Kid Friendly Food

Even finding Halloween Recipes in the summertime on the web. See what turns up by checking back often!

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Recipe for Mummy Cupcakes created by ME!

A Mummy Halloween
Make your Mummy proud by being different this Halloween! Have a 'Mummy' Theme for your trick- or- treaters. Yes, ignore the temptation to decorate with pumpkins and goblins or witches. Stand out from the crowd! I mean, do you really think that a...

Just say Boo! Thanks for visiting my candy corn party recipe page. If you have any ideas how I could make it a better party, just suggest away!

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      Cheryl Fay Mikesell 3 years ago from Ladysmith, WI

      Candy corn is fun for Halloween! I love the variety you created to make it a spooktacular candy corn Halloween!

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      Mickie Goad 4 years ago

      @Diana Wenzel: This year I am making a Candy Corn Popcorn recipe. Will post the process and recipe after I make it. The trail mix is an easy treat and is always popular with those kids not allergic to peanuts!

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      Renaissance Woman 4 years ago from Colorado

      Really fun and tasty ideas here. Never thought about a candy corn costume. Creative look for Halloween, for sure. I'm going to try the candy corn trail mix. Yummy combination of sweet and salty. Thanks!

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      Mickie Goad 4 years ago

      @Elyn MacInnis: I have purchased JellyBelly and Brachs but have not tasted them together. Sounds like a fun activity for a Candy Corn Party.

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      Elyn MacInnis 4 years ago from Shanghai, China

      Just a note - we did some taste testing on different candy corn brands this year, and discovered that we all like Brach's candy corn the best. Have you ever tried tasting different kinds to see which one you like the most? SquidAngel blessed!

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      MyFairLadyah2 4 years ago

      I love to eat my candy corn in 3 parts: white tip, orange middle, yellow for last

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      bossypants 4 years ago from America's Dairyland

      Lots of Candy Corn goodness, here! Love the popsciles!

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      Mickie Goad 4 years ago

      @Virginia Allain: Thanks. In my family I am known as the "Queen of Candy Corn"!

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      Virginia Allain 4 years ago from Central Florida

      What a great selection of info and activities for candy corn. I'll feature this on my lens Candy Corn Costumes.

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      Lauren 5 years ago from Florida

      Thanks for dropping by--I appreciate the feature. :) Happy Halloween!

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      Mickie Goad 5 years ago

      @anonymous: Thank you!

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      Mickie Goad 5 years ago

      @JoshK47: I, personally, do not eat a lot of candy corn (unless they in a mix like mine), but I just love the colors of those tiny triangles.

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      LyricalVenus 5 years ago

      yum, this is awesome!!

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      MintySea 5 years ago

      I love candycorn yum

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      JoshK47 5 years ago

      Never been a big fan of candy corn, but I am a big fan of this lens - lots of great Halloween ideas! Blessed!

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      HorseAndPony LM 5 years ago

      What great ideas. I love the Candy Corn Crackers Recipe. How cute. Thanks for sharing. It's almost candy corn time. Happy Halloween!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      nice creative lens about candy corns, gave this lens a 'thumbs up' for its originality!

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      emmaklarkins 5 years ago

      Wow, I never knew candy corn was so versatile!

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      selectshopping 5 years ago

      Candy corn ideas are very clever. I am going to try the Sugar Free Candy Corn Recipe!,

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      Julianne Gentile 5 years ago from Cleveland, Ohio, US

      So many cute ideas!

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      kelli320 5 years ago

      I LOVE candy corn. I just saw that they now have candy corn flavored jelly beans. What will they think of next.

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      MariaMontgomery 5 years ago from Central Florida, USA

      What a cute lens! With Halloween coming soon, my family will really like this recipe. Thanks.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Great lens! I just featured your lens in mine: http://www.squidoo.com/unique-treats-for-halloween...

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      Kandy O 5 years ago

      Candy Corn, Peanuts and Hot hot tamales is a great combo, too. I love candy corn..it's just one of those fun Fall/Halloween treats I look forward to. Fun lens!

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      halloweenprops 5 years ago

      Only thing left for me to do now is to make some! Thanks! I wonder how long that domino rally in the video took to make.

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      TZiggy 5 years ago

      Unbelievable, never thought to even consider making anything out of candy corn. Always known to have it as is. Very interesting lens.

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      Hal Gall 5 years ago from Bloomington, IN

      What's Halloween without candy corn. As long as it's not from last year...

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      agoofyidea 5 years ago

      I love candy corn. This lens makes me wish Halloween were already here. I think I will dress up as candy corn. Fun lens.

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      RecipePublishing 6 years ago

      Liked the cheese instead of all the sugar for the candy corn treat.

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      javr 6 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

      Everyone in my family loves candy corn. I'm liking it on Facebook.

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      AmbrosiaPopsicle 6 years ago

      Candy Corn is my favorite Halloween candy. Now it can be all year long, thank you! :)

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      egadapparel lm 6 years ago

      I like candy corn, this a great lens! :)

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      coolio!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      These are great ideas, they make candy corn seem even more delicious than it already is :)

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      funcook 6 years ago

      The candy corn cheese snack is adorable. I'm adding this to my Lensroll of Halloween Treats for Kids.

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      Wanda Fitzgerald 6 years ago from Central Florida

      I found Hershey's candy kisses that look like candy corn in Target last week. Made of white chocolate though. They were so cute, the foil was even candy corn colored.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Always Up to New Ideas..Thanks

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      hlkljgk 6 years ago from Western Mass

      such cute ideas. rolling to my halloween ideas lens.

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      Penny Pincher G 6 years ago

      i don't like candy corn but this is a very cute lens

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      Lisa-Marie-Mary 6 years ago

      What a great idea for a Halloween lens, having it all center around candy corn! I love it!! :-D

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      AshleyKelahlyah 6 years ago

      So glad to see the candy corn hot chocolate up here. I haven't had it in years, and almost completely forgot about it! Thanks for the cool information on my favorite candy!

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      Camden1 6 years ago

      We've already been through our first bag of candy corn - and it's not even the middle of September! Have to say I prefer the Indian corn type however (I've done extensive research on this!)

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      sam3erry 6 years ago

      wow didn't know much about candy corn before, but now im well informed ;)

      thanks.

      great lens!!!

      Sam :)

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      Sojourn 6 years ago

      We just had our first candy corn of the season a few days ago. Never even considered doing anything else with them besides eating them out of the bag. The kids will love these candy corn recipes! And your lens looks amazing, btw! ;) Erica

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      Joycevoice 6 years ago

      I love candy corn and the easy recipes!

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      VarietyWriter2 6 years ago

      I never thought of putting it in hot chocolate. The Popsicle looks sooo good!

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      Deb Kingsbury 7 years ago from Flagstaff, Arizona

      I've honestly never liked candy corn. Just too sweet for me, I guess. But those candy corn crackers on the other hand, those I'd pig out on at a party.

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 7 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      Congratulations on that pretty purple star and Happy Halloween. Great Candy Corn lens.

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      clouda9 lm 7 years ago

      What a fun lens! The pics of the little ones making the snack mix are priceless!

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      Seeking Pearls 7 years ago from Pueblo West

      Excellent Candy Corn Lens. I love your costume ideas. My children and I enjoy snacking on candy corn this time of the year.

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      Mickie Goad 7 years ago

      [in reply to WindyWinters] Aw, thanks. I think I owe a bit of the purple star to you!

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      WindyWintersHubs 7 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC

      Congrats on your Purple Star! :)

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      JohnsInk 7 years ago

      Great Lens! Good coverage of a unique topic

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      Lee Hansen 7 years ago from Vermont

      Fun lens! I love candy corn - traditional colors and all the exotic versions, and I'm so happy you chose my Candy Corn clip art to illustrate this lens intro.

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      WindyWintersHubs 7 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC

      Very Entertaining Lens. I kinda love Candy Corn Now! :)

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      Sandy Mertens 7 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      Thanks for adding this to Recipes, Reviews and Food Collection

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      pkmcr 7 years ago from Cheshire UK

      Excellent lens and some great ideas! Good luck with your Giant 100 Club application and will be rooting for you!

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      AppalachianCoun 7 years ago

      Wonderful lens. Thank-you so much for the snack recipe. 5 stars*****

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      momto4 lm 7 years ago

      A very cute and fun lens!

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      Mihaela Vrban 7 years ago from Croatia

      Love this lens! Well done Mickie!

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      Mickie Goad 7 years ago

      [in reply to theraggededge] I sometimes forget that visitors to my articles are nort from the USA. For those of you who do not know what candy corn is, visit this lens: National Candy Corn Day.

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 7 years ago from United States

      Love the snack mix recipe. I would probably be the one who would pick out all the candy corn first though.

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      Bambi Watson 7 years ago

      Fun Lens!

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      tandemonimom lm 7 years ago

      Love the ideas on this lens! Lensrolled to Halloween T's & Treat Bags!

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      myraggededge 7 years ago

      Never heard of Candy corn - is it like popcorn? You have so much in the US that we don't have in the UK. Fun lens!

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      Mary 7 years ago from Chicago area

      I used to be totally addicted to candy corn. Still love it but have learned to control the urge (kinda). Great lens!

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      Laniann 7 years ago

      A funny and fun filled idea for a costume and party. 5*

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      Sandy Mertens 7 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      I want to have a candy corn party!

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      bdkz 7 years ago