The best treat to make when you have no experience in the kitchen, these recipes were made for novices even though our veterans are the ones doing the recipe sharing. Check out these 15 candy bark recipes to experiment with in the kitchen and let us know which one you love most. They’re perfect as edible gifts or a splurge for family movie night.
1. Nutella Rocky Road
This bark includes all the best parts of a good bite of rocky road ice cream or fudge – but with the right amount of nutella drizzle on top. Mini marshmallows work the best! Grab the recipe by visiting our friends at Sweetest Menu.
2. Mint Chocolate Swirl
This mint chocolate swirl bark from Sally’s Baking Addiction is such a deliciously smooth indulgence. Learn how to combine the too and then add toppings to pay homage to the season. The addition of sprinkles or cookie crumbs seems to always work out well.
Barefeet in The Kitchen created a turtle bark that will knock your socks off. Make a batch for your friends and family for the holidays. Snag the recipe and learn how to layer over the weekend.
4. Strawberry Pretzel Chocolate Swirl Bark
If you’re a fan of salty and sweet snacks, then you’ll really love this innovation. Five Heart Home combined chocolate with pretzels and strawberries to create the ultimate treat. We love this combination and how family-friendly it will be.
5. Chocolate Peanut Butter
Love and Olive Oil went with the classic combination of peanut butter and chocolate. Make a chocolate and peanut butter bark topped with your favorite miniature peanut butter cups on top. The kiddos will love this one and you can also make an almond butter version as well.
6. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
If you’re a big fan of chocolate chip cookie dough, you’re gonna love this one! Check out Bakers Royale to include all your favorite bits and pieces. Chocolate chips and creamy smoothness, it’s a great girls’ night dessert.
7. Candied Chili & Pretzels
For those looking for something both salty and sweet – and with a kick of spice – this recipe from The Swirling Spoon will do it. Gather your pretzels and sweeten your chilis for this extra special treat that you can share with family and friends.
Cookies and Cream Oreo Bark from The View from Great Island is another scrumptious bite. If you’re a fan of all things cookies and cream you’ll definitely want to try this one out. Add sprinkles for extra festivity!
Peppermint bark is delicious especially throughout the winter months. If you’re already a fan then you’ll want to hop on over to Savory Nothings to snag the details. White and dark chocolate seems to be a nice foundation to this one too!
Galaxy bark could be really fun (and yummy) too! This is a really great recipe to take up if you want to spend the afternoon wit the kiddos in the kitchen. They’ll love to help! Grab the directions at My Home Based Life.
11. White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio
This bark has so much texture and delicious, fresh ingredients. Pistachios, chocolate chips, and cranberries too, it’s an easy bark to make and perfect to use as a hostess gift. Visit Tastemade for more.
12. Toasted Almond
the view from the great island has an incredibly easy toasted almond bark to try. White chocolate smooths out the saltiness of the nuts. And those nuts provide the perfect amount of crunch.
Who loves Samoa cookies? A bit of coconut, caramel, and chocolate too – it’s hard not to indulge in these classic Girl Scout cookies. Check it out at Cookies and Cups.
14. Colorful Candies
Perfect for birthday parties, spring events, brunches, or other fun celebrations comes this colorful candy bark. There’s so many fun ways to personalize the sweetness. Learn how to make it happen with some help from Love from the Oven.
15. Cake Batter
Finally, Endlessly Inspired has a cake batter bark that you’ll want to whip up for every birthday celebration in your home. It’s sweet, it’s anchored by chocolate, and this too you can personalize to your liking.