9 Recipes for Leftover Halloween Candy

PHOTO: Hershey's Kisses chocolate chip cookies are shown here.

Halloween has come and gone and left us with a big bag of candy. As tempting as it is to eat the entire thing, here are some of our favorite recipes that will help you put a dent in the bag.

From candy-stuffed-apples to s'mores bars, these desserts can be brought to bake sales or dinner parties.

PHOTO: Rachael Ray's chocolate cakes are stuffed with chocolate mint wafer cookies.
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These molten chocolate cakes are baked with chocolate-mint wafer candies in the center. Baked in individual ramekins, they make the perfect personal dessert.

PHOTO: Hershey's Kisses chocolate chip cookies are shown here.

Leftover Kisses? Encase them in cookie dough for an awesome update to the regular chocolate chip cookie.

PHOTO: S'mores bars, seen here, can be a fun treat away from the campfire.
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Fun-size chocolates are added to these over-the-top s'mores bars. Gooey marshmallow creme is poured in the center of the batter for a brief reminder of melted marshmallows from summer campfires.

PHOTO: Hershey's Hugs and Kisses candies chocolate cake is shown here.

Leftover candy makes a pretty decoration for a chocolate cake. Spread on homemade fudge frosting and then top with your favorite sweets, like these Hershey's Hugs and Kisses.

The "apple a day keeps the doctor away" phrase might not apply here. These baked apples are stuffed with leftover candy bars for a rich chocolate center inside the tart apple.

PHOTO: Hershey's double Kisses truffles are shown here.

These truffles utilize leftover chocolate bars and caramel Kisses. The Kisses are encased in a ganache made of chocolate and cream and then rolled in ground pecans.

PHOTO: Chocolate biscuit puffs

These biscuit puffs are stuffed with a melted chocolate center. Chocolate candies are wrapped with biscuit dough, baked and then rolled in cinnamon sugar.

PHOTO: Stephanie O'Dea's caramel apples recipe.
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Melted candies are the key to these delicious caramel apples. After dipping the apples in the caramel, roll them in broken candy pieces for an extra crunch.

PHOTO: Hershey's Kisses acorn treats are shown here.

These mini acorns are a fun recipe to make with kids. Quick and easy, they make a great Thanksgiving table decoration.

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