Deluxe sweets and candy recipes that make great gifts from the heart



Deluxe candy recipes are unique because they tell our friends and loved ones that we took extra precious time while thinking about them. They also demonstrate our courage of not fearing mistakes by investing our time and not have it turn out the way we expected.

The recipes are categorized by either the type of dessert or flavor. Just click on a link and you will be redirected.

Have fun and please feel free to change some of the ingredients with the recipients' favorites.


Chocolate Covered Pretzels Heaven

Chocolate Covered Candy Recipes

This seems to be everyone's favorite. There is a huge variety of items you could cover with chocolate ranging from all different kinds of fruit and marshmallows to pretzels and nuts. Check out these yummy recipes below.



Chocolate Covered Fruit

These candy recipes provide a tangy punch with the combination of sweet milk and white chocolate or a stronger dark chocolate. Have fun with these. You could even coat your apples, cherries or strawberries twice with any
combination of chocolates or caramel! Sprinkle
on all different kinds of toppings or sprinkle on
other types of chocolate. Impress your girlfriend
or friends with your edible pieces of art!

  • Chocolate Covered Strawberries

  • Chocolate Covered Cherries
  • Chocolate Covered Caramel Apples
  • Sweet and Salty Caramel Apples


Chocolate Covered Pretzels

These easy candy recipes offer a great flavorful combination of the bitter-sweet taste of chocolate with the grains of salt that sprinkle the pretzels. You can use either pretzel rods or the traditional kinds. Douse them with all different kinds of toppings. You could even add food coloring to white chocolate to vary presentation of your masterpiece. Impress them with new works of art. Have a blast!

  • Chocolate-Covered Pretzel Rods
  • White Chocolate-Covered Pretzels
  • Chocolate-Covered Pretzels 2

Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans

Chocolate Covered Nuts and Coffee Beans

These great candy recipes make for a great snack while watching your favorite movie from the sofa or even while you're sitting at your computer at work. The bitter-sweet taste of the chocolate and the taste of the variety of nuts is VERY addictive. Although not all the popular kinds of nuts are mentioned below you could use virtually any of your favorites as well as the coffee beans.


  • Chocolate Covered Coffee Beans
  • Easy Chocolate-Covered Espresso Beans
  • Chocolate-Covered Peanut Clusters
  • Chocolate-Covered Roasted Almonds

Cookies Recipes

Here are some more great deluxe recipes for you. The variety of flavors, kinds, toppings and shapes are endless. Make him a batch of cookies out of his favorite shape of animal or decorated after his favorite football team. Make her a heart or flower shaped sugar cookie. You could also make a giant chocolate chip cookie cake for his unbirthday as a surprise! They are catergorized by flavor.

Chocolate Cookies

This is the fan favorite. Try these easy recipes with a few unique kinds mixed in. You could combine all different kinds of candy or ingredients like peanut butter or toffee to make some incredible chocolate cookies.

  • Chocolate Chocolate Chip
  • Chocolate Cookies with Peanut Butter Cup
  • Peppermint Chocolate Cookies (with homemade peppermint frosting)
  • Chocolate Chocolate Peppermint

Dinosaur Cookie

Sugar Cookies

This is my favorite of all cookies. With these recipes you could make all the different shapes I mentioned above. There are many places online you could order a variety of cookie cutters. Besides the holidays there are many different occasions for which you could make a tasty batch of these all-time great deluxe sweets for someone special
to you. Save some for yourself too!

  • Sugar Cookies


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