Time Required :
About an hour
Beginner
Beginner
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heart patterned bark candy

We’ve got a candy crush on this candy bark! Made using Candy Melts candy and pretzel twists, this Sweet and Salty Valentine’s Candy Bark is perfect for anyone who loves the salty-sweet combination. Break it up and gift it to friends and co-workers, or slip some in your kids’ lunch bags for a fun lunchtime surprise! A simple and sweet treat you can make in no time, this candy bark is a fun and cute way to show your love!
Step 1

Melt white candy according to package instructions. Add vegetable shortening (or Wilton® EZ Thin) as needed.

Step 2

Place in prepared parchment triangle bag and cut ¼" off end of bag.

Step 3

On non-stick cookie sheet, pipe hearts. Let stand at room temperature, about 10 minutes.

Step 4

Break pretzel twists into small pieces. Set aside.
TIP: You’ll need about 2 cups broken pretzels.

Step 5

Melt red candy according to package instructions; then place in 16" decorating bag and cut ½" off tip of bag.

Step 6

Pipe candy around hearts, then fill in pan with remaining red candy. Tap pan lightly on surface to even out candy.

Step 7

Let stand at room temperature, about 20 minutes.

Step 8

Melt light cocoa candy according to package instructions. Place in 16" decorating bag and cut ½" off tip of bag.

Step 9

Pipe candy to fill pan. Tap pan lightly on surface to even out candy. Use spatula to smooth.

Step 10

Immediately cover light cocoa candy layer with broken pretzels, pressing to secure.

Step 11

Chill until set, about 30 minutes.

Step 12

Before serving, let candy cool to room temperature, about 30 minutes. Carefully break candy into pieces

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  • Vegetable Shortening
  • Mini Twist Pretzels
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