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Christmas Candy Bark Recipe

Decadent white Christmas candy bark with festive Christmas sprinkles make these the perfect holiday dessert.

This sweet Christmas candy recipe is so quick and easy to make. With easy-to-find ingredients, you’ll find this fun to make with your kids.

These sweet treats can be made ahead of time. Makes a great holiday gift for friends and colleagues, too!

Christmas candy bark

Why You’ll Love This white chocolate dessert:

  • It's festive and delicious
  • You can make it in advance
  • It's quick and easy
  • Easy to find ingredients
  • Kid-friendly
Christmas Candy Bark

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Equipment Needed to Make Candy Bark

Ingredients for Your Christmas Candy Bark

  • 2 bags white candy melts (I used sweet tooth fairy)
  • Christmas sprinkles (I used white confetti, red small sprinkles, silver star sprinkles, and green long sprinkles)

How to Make a Christmas Candy Bark

Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to make your Christmas candy bark. You only need 20 minutes of prep time for this recipe.

Inactive time: 1 hour

Makes 6 to 8 servings

Making the candy bark:

Christmas Candy Bark

Step 1. Melt the white candy melts in the microwave as directed on the package. (These will vary per the brand that is used.)

Step 2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.

Christmas Candy Bark

Step 3. Pour out the candy melts and smooth out. You want a layer that's not too thin but not thick.

Christmas Candy Bark

Step 4. Top with sprinkles of choice.

Step 5. Place in the freezer for 1 hour until hardened.

Step 6. Remove and break into pieces.

Christmas Candy Bark

What to Serve/Pair with Your Christmas Candy Bark

Warm cider and Salted caramel

Espresso Coffee

Wine or Champagne

Popular Subsitutions & Additions

  • Chocolate Peppermint
  • Peanut butter
  • M&M’s
  • Cookie bark
  • Almonds
  • Dried fruits
  • Nuts
  • Oreos
  • Graham crackers
  • Toffee
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How to Reheat & Store Christmas Candy Bark

Best Way to Store Candy Bark Leftover

The best way to store candy bark leftover is to store these in an airtight container in the fridge.

How Long Will the Christmas Candy Bark Last in the Fridge?

It lasts about 5 days at room temperature but lasts up to 2 to 3 weeks in the fridge.

Christmas Candy Bark

Can I Freeze the Candy Bark?

Yes. If you need to keep them longer, you may freeze them.

The best way to freeze this chocolate bark recipe is in pieces so that you can enjoy it later.

Simply wrap each piece with cling film or parchment paper before adding them into a large freezer bag and store for up 6 months!

Candy Bark FAQs

Does candy bark need to be refrigerated?

No, for properly tempered chocolate, they can last for several weeks. But if you have to keep them in the fridge, store them in an airtight container.

How long does chocolate bark last in the fridge?

They can last up to 2 to 3 weeks in an airtight container.

Can you freeze candy bark?

Yes, you can. If you intend to store them longer, you can freeze them.

They should be wrapped tightly and placed in an airtight container.

How do you keep chocolate bark from melting?

You can place it in the fridge immediately after setting it.

How do you cut chocolate bark without cracking it?

You can add a small amount of coconut oil or vegetable oil to the melted chocolate before pouring it.

This will help stop the chocolate from cracking when sliced. Refrigerate it overnight before cutting.

Christmas Candy Bark

Other Christmas Candy Recipes You’ll Love

Christmas Candy Bark

These decadent white chocolate bark with festive Christmas sprinkles will make these the perfect holiday dessert.

Simply melt a bag of your favorite white chocolate chips, pour them into a parchment-lined pan, and top it off with a sprinkle-covered layer of toasted pistachios for an easy way to celebrate this season's festivities.

Whether you're looking for something sweet to serve at family gatherings or party appetizers that are sure to be popular among friends, this recipe is guaranteed not only to taste delicious but to look great too!

Christmas Candy Bark

Christmas Candy Bark Recipe

Yield: 8

Christmas Candy Bark

Christmas Candy Bark
Decadent white Christmas candy bark with festive Christmas sprinkles make these the perfect holiday dessert. This sweet Christmas candy recipe is so quick and easy to make. With easy-to-find ingredients, you’ll find this fun to make with your kids.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Additional Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 bags white candy melts (I used sweet tooth fairy)
  • Christmas sprinkles (I used white confetti, red small sprinkles, silver star sprinkles, and green long sprinkles)

Instructions

  1. Melt the white candy melts in the microwave as directed on the package. (These will vary per the brand that is used.)
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  3. Pour out the candy melts and smooth out. You want a layer that’s not too thin but not thick.
  4. Top with sprinkles of choice.
  5. Place in the freezer for 1 hour until hardened.
  6. Remove and break into pieces.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 9Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 1mgCarbohydrates: 2gFiber: 0gSugar: 1gProtein: 0g

Nutritional information is automatically calculated with ingredients and serving size and may not be accurate. Please always double check with your own nutritional apps as well.

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WHAT’S NEXT

I hope you enjoy this fun holiday snack recipe as much as my family does!

Don’t Forget to Come Back and Let Me Know How Your Christmas Candy bark Turned Out!

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