Easy Halloween Treats

30 Minute Poison Apples

By An Edible Mosaic

This recipe is easy and only takes 30 minutes! But read through the entire recipe (and Notes) before starting because I share tons of tips.

Pro tip

Step 1

Add the sugar, corn syrup, water, and food coloring to a large, thick-bottomed pot over medium to medium-high heat. Stir the mixture briefly to help the sugar dissolve.

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Step 2

Heat the mixture until it reaches 290F on an instant-read candy thermometer (hard-crack stage). Remove the caramel from the heat.

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Step 3

Working quickly and carefully, dip each apple in the caramel, let the excess run off, and place it on the prepared baking tray.

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Deliciously wicked Poison Apples are the perfect spooky, villainous treat!