Favorite White Chocolate Candies

Ditch dark chocolate and move beyond milk chocolate--there are other chocolates to explore! Come to the light side and explore the beauties of white chocolate in this collection of my favorite white chocolate candy recipes. From basic fudges and truffles to more exotic flavors, you're sure to find a recipe that will tempt you!
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    Chocolate-Dipped White Fudge
    Elizabeth LaBau

     Double your chocolate pleasure with these Chocolate-Dipped White Fudge squares! Small pieces of white chocolate fudge get a big flavor boost from a coating of semi-sweet chocolate. 

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    Vanilla Bean Truffles
    (c) 2012 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.

    Vanilla Bean Truffles are smooth white chocolate truffles with an intense vanilla flavor. They're speckled with real vanilla seeds and covered in sparkling vanilla sugar.

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    White Chocolate Truffles
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau

     This recipe for silky-smooth White Chocolate Truffles is a great all-purpose recipe to have in your repertoire. Add flavorings and mix-ins of your choice to create an endless variety of white chocolate truffles. 

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    Cookies and Cream Bark
    (c) 2012 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.

     Crushed cookies and white chocolate--what could be easier? This Cookies and Cream Bark is an easy white chocolate bark candy packed with bits of Oreo cookies. I like to stuff this bark with as many cookies as possible, with just enough white chocolate to hold the cookies together.

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    White chocolate nougat
    © 2013 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.

     White Chocolate Nougat has a mild vanilla-white chocolate flavor (similar to a marshmallow!) and a soft, fluffy texture with just a hint of chewiness. It makes a wonderful candy bar filling—try layering it with caramel for a gourmet candy bar! 

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    White Chocolate Citrus Truffles
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     Orange and lemon zest combine to give a bold, fresh citrus flavor to these sweet and creamy white chocolate truffles.

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    Chai Spiced White Chocolate Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     Let's get spicy! Chai Spiced White Chocolate Fudge is a smooth, creamy white chocolate fudge with the bold taste of chai spices, like cinnamon, cardamom, ginger, nutmeg. 

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    Walnut Orange White Chocolate Fudge
    (c) 2015 Elizabeth LaBau

    Basic white chocolate fudge gets an upgrade with the addition of crunchy toasted walnut and orange zest! I love making this fudge around the holidays and giving it as gifts to all my friends and family. 

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    White Chocolate Raspberry Bites

    White Chocolate Raspberry Bites
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau

     White Chocolate Raspberry Bites couldn’t be simpler. White chocolate and fresh raspberries combine to form a beautiful candy that’s perfectly sweet and tangy. Use the best raspberries and white chocolate you can find!

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    White Chocolate Fudge
    (c) 2014 Elizabeth LaBau

     This is the only white chocolate fudge recipe you’ll ever need! It doesn’t require special equipment or extended beating, it always sets up, and it’s not too cloyingly sweet. This is my go-to recipe whenever I need white chocolate fudge, and I use it as a base for countless other recipes. 

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    Coconut Truffles
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau

     These White Chocolate Coconut Truffles blend the mellow sweetness of white chocolate with the tropical flavor of shredded coconut for a delicate, rich truffle that’s perfect dipped in milk or white chocolate.

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    Cashew White Chocolate Toffee
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau
    Cashew White Chocolate Toffee has a deep, dark burnt sugar taste that complements the salty cashews and sweet white chocolate. The brown sugar and the high cooking temperature give the toffee a smoky, rich flavor that’s much deeper than traditional toffees.
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    White Chocolate Cherry Fudge
    (c) Elizabeth LaBau

     Calling all maraschino cherry lovers! This is the fudge for you. The creamy white chocolate fudge is the perfect showcase for lots of glimmering candied cherries. 

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    White Chocolate Ghosts photo
    (c) 2012 Elizabeth LaBau, licensed to About.com, Inc.

     These delicious White Chocolate Ghosts are riding on crunchy pretzel broomsticks for an extra-spooky Halloween candy treat!