Candy Apples w Caramel

Forget the fair this summer or fall. Make your own candy apples at home. The kids will love making these sweet but healthier treat since they can decorate them any way they like. They can use their favorite toppings too!
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  • 4 Sticks for Holding the Apples
  • 4 Cupcake Wrappers
  • 1 16 Oz. Bag of Caramel Cubes
  • 4 Tablespoons Heavy Cream
  • Candy Toppings of your Choice


  • Spray a microwave safe glass bowl with a little cooking spray so that your caramel does not stick
  • Add the caramel and the cream
  • Melt for 60 seconds, then stir and return to microwave and heat in intervals of 30 seconds after that depending on the strength of the microwave it could take as long as 120 seconds total


Note: It cools very quickly and you may have to to reheat after a couple of dips 
Test each and every time you heat to make sure caramel is not too hot for little hands!  
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  1. 4 stars
    These were fun to make with the kids, bit messy but they had a ball. I did the caramel part so nobody would get burned

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