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Dairy-Free Confections & Candies

Candy comes in many flavors and colors; whether you're craving a sweet and light pick-me-up or a decadent fudgy finish to a terrific meal, candies and chocolates can almost always do the trick! These dairy-free recipes are fun to make and fun to eat, and they make great gifts for friends and family.

Buckeye Balls
This vegan buckeye candy recipe is a great dairy-free, egg-free dessert for lactose-free birthday parties, school luncheons and superbowl parties, whether you're from Ohio or not! Made with peanut butter and dairy-free chocolate, these buckeye balls keep all of the good stuff but leave out the dairy!

Buckeye Bars
Vegan Buckeye Bars. This vegan buckeye bars recipe is a dairy-free egg-free recipe for chocolate peanut butter buckeye bars, and they're so delicious, no one will know that they're vegan and not traditional buckeye bars!

Caramel Apples
Vegan Caramel Apples. This Dairy-Free, egg-free, delicious recipe for vegan caramel apples is perfect for lactose-free kids on Halloween, or anytime that apples are in season! For a homemade fall treat that dairy free kids, vegan adults and everyone else will love, try this vegan caramel apple recipe!

Caramel Popcorn
Looking for a dairy-free caramel popcorn recipe? This lactose-free caramel popcorn recipe is suitable for persons with milk allergies or lactose intolerance as well as vegans and anyone who just enjoys delicious butter-free caramel popcorn!

Cashew Brittle
Vegan Cashew Brittle. This vegan cashew brittle recipe is the new peanut brittle recipe, with cashews, vegan caramel, and dairy-free dark chocolate.

Chocolate Caramel Candies (No-bake, No-heat!)
This dairy-free and egg-free recipe for Chocolate Caramels requires no cooking, heating or baking! Prepared with few ingredients and steps, this is a great non-dairy dessert recipe for dinner-parties or a for a weekday treat! Try this dairy-free Chocolate Caramel Candy Recipe for an easy and healthy dessert or sweet snack!

Chocolate Maple Creams
This dairy-free recipe for Chocolate Maple Cream Candies is not only vegan but absolutely delicious! For a great dairy free Valentines' Day dessert or gift, this nondairy vegan Chocolate Candy recipe will satisfy any sweetheart's sweet tooth!

Chocolate Covered Pretzels
This dairy-free recipe for chocolate covered pretzels is vegan and so easy to make! Great for snacks for dairy free kids and lactose-free adults alike, this easy dairy-free chocolate covered pretzels recipe uses just three non-dairy ingredients and only takes minutes to prepare.

Chocolate Walnut Caramels
Dairy-Free Chocolate Walnut Caramels. This homemade caramels recipe is dairy-free, vegan and so good, prepared with a homemade dairy-free caramel and dark chocolate.

Chocolate Wontons
This chocolate wontons recipe is baked, not fried like many dessert wonton recipes, and, best of all, it's dairy-free! Perfect for lactose-free kids or adults this dairy-free chocolate wontons recipe is perfect for weeknight sweets or elegant dinner delights.

Coconut Bonbons
Vegan Coconut Bonbons Recipe. This recipe for coconut bonbons is vegan, dairy-free and makes delicious chocolate coconut bonbons.

Cookie Dough Truffles
Cookie Dough Truffles. This Cookie Dough Truffles recipe is dairy-free, vegan and so good, prepared with homemade chocolate chip cookie dough ensconced in a dairy-free dark chocolate coating.

Dijon Caramel Chocolates
Vegan Dijon Mustard Caramel Chocolates Recipe. This recipe for vegan dijon mustard caramel chocolates was adapted from the mustard caramel crunchies recipe by Gourmet magazine.

Easy Chocolate Truffles (Dairy-Free, Vegan)
This dairy-free, vegan chocolate truffles recipe is so easy and requires no heating, dairy, or egg products! Low in fat, these are a quick, healthy, satisfying dairy-free dessert that persons who are lactose-free or vegan can enjoy.

Espresso Truffles
This Dairy-Free Espresso Truffles Recipe is so rich and flavorful, no one will know they contain no dairy or eggs! For lactose-free kids, vegans, or those who just enjoy tasty chocolates, these are chocolate truffles with a dairy-free coffee kick!

Five-Minute Dairy-Free Fudge
Easy Dairy-Free Fudge. This 5-minute fudge recipe is dairy-free and vegan, but every bit as fudgey and delicious! If you're dairy-free or vegan and you want fudge NOW, this non-dairy fudge recipe is for you.

Homemade Vegetarian Marshmallows
Looking for vegetarian marshmallows that are dairy free? This recipe for homemade marshmallows is gelatin-free, vegetarian, lactose free, soy-free and great for dairy-free kids! Use this non-diary vegetarian marshmallow recipe to make homemade marshmallows for dairy free s'mores and more!

Magical Mayan Chocolate Truffles
Magical Mayan Chocolate Truffles. This raw chocolate truffles recipe is a delightfully easy vegan and dairy-free chocolate truffle recipe prepare with raw Viapura cacao powder and no cooking!

Marzipan
Homemade Marzipan Recipe. This homemade marzipan recipe makes marzipan to be used for modeling marzipan or marzipan candies.

Peanut Brittle
This dairy-free peanut brittle recipe is a lactose-free, vegan candy recipe that dairy free kids, lactose-free adults and everyone else will enjoy! Prepared with peanuts, sugar and dairy-free soy margarine, this is an easy, inexpensive, dairy free sweet treat.

Peanut Butter Bonbons
Dairy-Free Peanut Butter Bonbons. This recipe for Dairy Free Peanut Butter Bonbons is a vegan candy recipe that combines dark dairy-free chocolate and a creamy peanut butter filling in a delicious dairy-free peanut butter bonbon.

Peanut Butter Cup Caramel Popcorn
This peanut butter cup caramel popcorn recipe takes caramel popcorn beyond a simple confection to a decadent dessert. It makes a great dairy-free homemade gift, and is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth.

Peanut Butter Fudge
This dairy-free egg-free Peanut Butter Fudge recipe takes vegan fudge to new heights! Perfect for parties for lactose-free kids, the holidays, or anytime you're looking for a non-dairy dessert that's quick and easy, this dairy-free peanut butter fudge is always a good idea.

Peppermint Patties
This Dairy-Free Peppermint Patties Recipe is easy, delicious, and fun! Lactose-free and vegan, these dairy-free peppermint patties are great for everyone!

Pumpkin Seed Brittle
This pumpkin seed brittle recipe is dairy-free, vegan and so delicious! Perfect for lactose-free fall time gifts or dairy-free halloween candy, this pumpkin seed brittle is a tasty non-dairy treat for dairy free kids and adults!

Raw Chocolate Candy Bars
Raw Candy Bars Recipe. This raw chocolate candy bar recipe is dairy-free, vegan, and gluten-free, and both kids and adults love 'em. Prepared with all raw ingredients, these raw chocolate candy bars are a healthier way to indulge.

Raw Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Raw Chocolate Strawberries Recipe. This raw chocolate dipped strawberries recipe is the perfect raw dessert recipe for the summer months when strawberries are in season.

Rocky Road Fudge
Craving something sweet and dairy-free? This dairy-free Rocky Road Fudge Recipe is full of wholesome ingredients like nuts, soymilk and raisins, and is rich with the goodness of dark chocolate for a decadent dessert or a sweet gift!

Toffee
Looking for a dairy-free toffee recipe? This non-dairy toffee recipe is lactose free, vegan and delicious, prepared with dairy free dark chocolate and nuts.

Vegan Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge
Vegan Chocolate Almond Butter Fudge. This vegan chocolate fudge recipe makes lucious vegan fudge that's also gluten-free--so people who are dairy-free, egg-free, gluten-free AND vegan but who also love chocolate fudge can enjoy it! Prepared with two decadent layers, this almond butter fudge is so good, you'll never guess it's vegan!

Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups
Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups. This vegan peanut butter cups recipe is a recipe for chocolate peanut butter cups that's better than traditional peanut butter cup recipes--it's vegan! For dairy-free kids, vegans, or anyone who loves an easy chocolate peanut butter cup recipe, this recipe is for you!

Vegan Fudge
Vegan fudge recipe. Dairy-Free, egg-free and delicious, this vegan fudge recipe takes only minutes to prepare and is so chocolatey and rich, no one will believe it's vegan, with no dairy products or other animal products!

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