Candy Dipped Candy Canes How To

Even sweeter candy canes with a chocolate-y handle!

Candy canes and Candy Melts® create a sensational combination for a long-lasting sweet. Decorate a plain candy cane in minutes with Candy Melts Candy and Snowman Icing Decorations. These dipped treats make great gift toppers and they add a merry touch to Christmas celebrations. And to complete the sweet look, fill a bowl with red jelly beans and stick the canes in. It will look as though the snowmen are dancing!

Candy Dipped Candy Canes



  • Light Cocoa Candy Melts® Candy (12 oz. makes 18 to 20 treats)
  • Candy canes
  • Snowman Icing Decorations


  • Microwave-safe bowl
  • Waxed or parchment paper
  • Cookie sheet

1) Dip candy canes

Melt light cocoa Candy Melts candy in microwave-safe bowl according to package directions. Dip candy canes in melted candy. Gently tap to smooth and remove excess candy. Place on parchment paper-covered cookie sheet. Chill until firm, about 10 to 15 minutes.

2) Attach snowman decoration

Use a dot of melted light cocoa candy to attach snowman icing decoration to candy cane. Let set, about 3 to 5 minutes.

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