Caramel Recipes

Whether your prefer an old fashioned caramel recipe or soft caramel sauce recipe, you’ll find a new family favorite with these recipes, tips and tricks.

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Caramel-Cashew Pretzel Rods

To give these pretzel rods the fun flavor of s'mores, I sometimes use mini marshmallows and coarsely crushed graham crackers in place of the cashews.—Joanne Wright, Niles, Michigan

Caramel Pecan Candy

11 reviews

Sweet and chewy, these yummy layered squares come from Dick Deacon of Lawrenceville, Georgia. “I have also made this recipe...


Pecan Caramel Clusters

20 reviews

A box of this mouthwatering homemade candy does an outstanding job of showing your affection on Valentine’s Day or any...


Creamy Soft Caramels

3 reviews

Rich, creamy, smooth, soft...those are just a few reasons to love these old-fashioned caramels. Purchased caramels just can't compare.—Sharon Struthers,...


Pecan Caramels

9 reviews

I altered the original recipe for these creamy caramels by substituting condensed milk for part of the whipping cream and...

Caramel Pretzel Sticks

15 reviews

Homemade caramel, smooth almond bark and chopped nuts make these pretzel rods sinfully delicious. This treat is always a huge...


Gingerbread Caramels

I created this recipe for two simple reasons: I love caramel, and I love molasses! Combining those ingredients resulted in...

Pecan Caramel Candies

40 reviews

Salty and sweet, these candies are the perfect little snack. Form a kitchen assembly line with your kids, and the...


Nutty Caramel Clusters

4 reviews

Don't be fooled by the impressive presentation of these sweet candies. They're so easy to make, even our two young...


Soft Rum Caramels

2 reviews

I adapted a family recipe to come up with these melt-in-your-mouth caramels. My husband and daughter eagerly volunteer to eat...


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Creamy Orange Caramels

4 reviews

Each Christmas I teach myself a new candy recipe. Last year I started with my caramel recipe and added a...

Honey Caramels

1 review

I love whipping up a batch of homemade honey-sweetened caramels for my family and friends. Sometimes I replace the walnuts...


Chocolate Caramel Cracker Bars

18 reviews

Make them on Saturday and they'll be gone by Monday! These chocolate and caramel bars with a cracker crust are...


Caramel Pretzel Bites

38 reviews

I created this recipe wanting to make my own version of a pretzel log dipped in caramel, chocolate and nuts...


Nutty Caramels

4 reviews

A cousin passed this quick and easy recipe on to me. We make it every Christmas and include the caramels...


Salt & Pepper Caramel Cups

With sea salt and pink peppercorns, these sophisticated treats will wow your guests. The festive little cups look and taste...