Recipe: Candy Apples


Autumn is here and that means Halloween and Bonfire Night are just around the corner... Time to find a loved one, wrap up warm and snuggle by the fire with a scrumptious Candy Apple! Send us your food porn photos using #eyeCandySorted!


  • 10 lolly sticks
  • 1 bar white chocolate
  • 400 g golden caster sugar
  • 1 tsp white wine vinegar
  • 1 bar dark chocolate
  • 10 apples
pour hot water over apples

Step 1

Pour Hot Water Over Apples

Boil a full kettle. Place the apples into a bowl and pour over the boiling water. Drain the apples after 30 seconds or so and twist off the stalks. Push the skewers into the apples.

make the sugar mixture

Step 2

Make The Sugar Mixture

Tip the sugar into a pan along with 100ml of water. Heat it over a medium heat until the sugar dissolves. Stir in the vinegar. Bubble the mixture to 140ºC.

dip apples into the mixture

Step 3

Dip Apples Into The Mixture

Line a baking tray with greaseproof paper or a silicon mat. Dip the apples into the mixture and place them onto the tray to set.

drizzle chocolate & serve!

Step 4

Drizzle Chocolate & Serve!

Melt the chocolates separately over a pan of simmering water. Drizzle the melted chocolates over the apples and leave to set. Serves 10

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