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Halloween Candy: How to Turn Snickers, Reese’s and More Into Dessert

Use the candies and make a delicious creation
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Halloween is the time when people put on the best costumes and go hunting for candy. But after you’ve had your fill with your favorite chocolate bar or gummy treat, what do you do with the leftovers? Don’t let those candies go to waste — make some of these heavenly, sweet creations instead.

Slow Cooker Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Slow Cooker Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake

Have too many Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups leftover from a night of trick-or-treating but don’t want to turn on your oven to bake a cake? This easy slow cooker recipe will solve that problem.

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Peanut Butter Lovers Trail Mix

Peanut Butter Lovers Trail Mix

This trail mix recipe uses Peanut Butter M&M’s, salted peanuts, Reese’s Pieces and more to create the perfect snack to take with you on a hiking trip or to eat at home while streaming happy shows on Netflix.

For the Peanut Butter Lovers Trail Mix recipe, click here.

Peanut Butter Lovers Swirl Cakes

Peanut Butter Lovers Swirl Cakes
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This peanut butter lovers swirl cake will be your new favorite dessert. This recipe is a perfect combination of chocolate and peanut butter using chopped pieces of one of the most popular candies in America, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

For the Peanut Butter Lovers Swirl Cakes recipe, click here.

Vanilla Cupcakes with Milky Way Frosting

Vanilla Cupcakes with Milky Way Frosting
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If you’re looking for ways to jazz up boxed cake mix, use it as a base for these simple vanilla cupcakes with a sweet secret ingredient. The frosting includes melted Milky Way candy bars to create a smooth chocolate nougat topping for the cupcake.

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Candy Corn Bark

Candy Corn Bark
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Though candy corn is regarded as the most hated Halloween candy, this recipe might change your mind. Mix your candy corn with vanilla candy coating and pretzel sticks to create this delicious candy corn bark.

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Chocolate Cookie Pizza

Chocolate Cookie Pizza
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What’s better than a pizza pie from your favorite pizza chain? A cookie pizza. But not any cookie pie, one covered in a chocolate sauce, pecans, coconut and M&M’s.

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Chocolate Bliss S’mores Bars

Chocolate Bliss S’mores Bars
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Some may think being out in nature is the best part of camping in a cabin, while others think it’s making s’mores. But take that simple s’mores recipe and add M&M’s and Milky Way bars to give it a fun twist.

For the Chocolate Bliss S’mores Bars recipe, click here.

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Brownie Torte

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Brownie Torte
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This is an easy brownie recipe you can make with fewer than five ingredients. All you need is to use your favorite brownie mix, chocolate frosting and a bunch of Reese’s.

For the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Brownie Torte recipe, click here.

Snickers Chocolate Cupcakes

Snickers Chocolate Cupcakes
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How can you make your cupcakes taste even better? Add some Snickers inside the cake and mix the chocolate bars into the frosting as well. But make sure you’re following these baking tips every home cook should know in order to get the best results.

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Halloween Candy Cupcakes

Halloween Candy Cupcakes
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Eating Halloween candies by themselves is great, but add them on top of a cupcake and you’ve got yourself a one-way ticket to a sugar rush. This recipe takes some of the best candies you get after trick-or-treating and uses them as garnishes on the cupcake.

For the Halloween Candy Cupcakes recipe, click here.

Peanut Caramel Candy Bar Cake

Peanut Caramel Candy Bar Cake
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This cake recipe will become your new guilty pleasure whenever you have leftover Snickers. This dessert is essentially a deconstructed Snickers candy bar in the form of a chocolate cake with peanuts and caramel in between.

For the Peanut Caramel Candy Bar Cake recipe, click here.

Halloween Gorp

Halloween Gorp
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Take your leftover Halloween candy and turn it into a trail mix snack. This recipe combines dried fruits, pretzels, candy corn, gummy worms and more.

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Baby Ruth Salted Caramel Cookie Sandwiches

Baby Ruth Salted Caramel Cookie Sandwiches
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This cookie sandwich recipe uses yummy vanilla ice cream between two peanut butter cookies and chunks of Baby Ruth candies on the outside.

For the Baby Ruth Salted Caramel Cookie Sandwiches recipe, click here.

Baby Ruth Turtle Cheesecake Milkshake

Baby Ruth Turtle Cheesecake Milkshake
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This milkshake is a great recipe that will help you finish a gallon of milk. It will also help you make use of those leftover Halloween candies. Blend together milk, Tahitian vanilla bean ice cream, cream cheese and chunks of Baby Ruth candies.

For the Baby Ruth Turtle Cheesecake Milkshake recipe, click here.

Butterfinger Campfire Pie

Butterfinger Campfire Pie
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There are plenty of fun backyard camping ideas perfect for fall, including preparing a delightful dessert beforehand. Turn classic s’mores into a pie by layering chocolate pudding, marshmallow fluff and Butterfingers on top of a graham cracker crust.

For the Butterfinger Campfire Pie recipe, click here.

Butterfinger Creme Brulee Smoothie

Butterfinger Creme Brulee Smoothie
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Turn Butterfinger candy bars into an enjoyable smoothie (which is honestly more like a milkshake). Combine ice cream with Butterfinger, milk and caramel syrup for this easy no-bake dessert.

For the Butterfinger Creme Brulee Smoothie recipe, click here.

Pretzel Sticks with Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch

Pretzel Sticks with Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch
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Pretzel sticks are already a great snack food to have around the house, but this recipe will satisfy your sweet and salty cravings all at once. Dip your pretzel sticks in melted chocolate, sprinkle pieces of Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch and then freeze until solid enough to eat.

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Candy Party Mix with Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch

Candy Party Mix with Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch
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Here’s a fantastic recipe you can use the next time you visit the grocery store to get Halloween candies. Simply chop some pieces of Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch and mix it all in with marshmallows, pretzels, popcorn and more.

For the Candy Party Mix with Butterfinger, Baby Ruth and Buncha Crunch recipe, click here.

Butterfinger Cheesecake

Butterfinger Cheesecake
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What’s a fun twist you can do to a popular Halloween candy like a Butterfinger? Make it into a cheesecake. All you need to do is make a cheesecake and cover it in a layer of chocolate and pieces of Butterfinger.

For the Butterfinger Cheesecake recipe, click here.

Baby Ruth Mexican Vanilla Bundt Cakes

Baby Ruth Mexican Vanilla Bundt Cakes
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This dessert recipe may be difficult but you will definitely impress your guests with your baking skills. Top your Mexican vanilla bundt cake with a gooey caramel glaze and pieces of the nostalgic candy, Baby Ruth.

For the Baby Ruth Mexican Vanilla Bundt Cakes recipe, click here.

Tootsie Roll Cookies

Tootsie Roll Cookies
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There are a bunch of unexpected ingredients you can try baking in your cookies, why not try a Tootsie Roll? This chocolate-based cookie recipe features melted Tootsie Rolls, which creates a ganache that sits perfectly in the middle of your cookie. If you’re in a baking mood now, here are some of our best cookie recipes.

For the Tootsie Roll Cookies recipe, click here.

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