DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark

Need to bring a dish to a Mardi Gras party? Try this DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark from www.drugstoredivas.net.The Mardi Gras party we went to last year required everyone to bring a New Orleans-inspired dish to pass. There was a bunch of dishes with andouille sausage, but only one  DIY Mardi Gras candy bark.

Oh yes, that’s what I brought.

It was beautiful and colorful and perfectly looked like Mardi Gras. Plus, it was a lot easier than cooking crawfish. So, if you want to celebrate Mardi Gras and aren’t in the mood to make jambalaya, this candy bark is for you. Plus, it assures there is a dessert at the party too — in case someone forgot to order a King Cake!

DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark

Need to bring a dish to a Mardi Gras party? Try this DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark from www.drugstoredivas.net.

What You Need:

What You’ll Do:

Need to bring a dish to a Mardi Gras party? Try this DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark from www.drugstoredivas.net.

Melt the purple candy melts according to the package. Pour it on a wax paper-lined cookie sheet. Spread it with either an icing knife or the back of a spoon.

Melt the yellow candy melts and drop dollops into the purple candy melts. Begin to spread the dollops out with a toothpick.

Melt the green candy melts and drop dollops of it as well. Spread it with a toothpick, going side to side. Be sure not to go in circles or you will just be stirring all the colors together.

At the very end, swirl the toothpick up and down once.

Need to bring a dish to a Mardi Gras party? Try this DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark from www.drugstoredivas.net.

Drop sugar balls into the still warm candy melts. You can arrange them to look like Mardi Gras beads or drop them at random.

Need to bring a dish to a Mardi Gras party? Try this DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark from www.drugstoredivas.net.

Cool the candy completely in the fridge. When it’s done, cut it into pieces.

This was such a huge hit at the party we went to. There wasn’t a person there who didn’t ask for the recipe.

Would you make this DIY Mardi Gras Candy bark for your party?

DIY Mardi Gras Candy Bark
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Ingredients
  1. Purple candy melts (1 bag)
  2. Yellow candy melts (half bag)
  3. Green candy melts (half bag)
  4. White sugar balls
Instructions
  1. Melt the purple candy melts according to the package. Pour it on a wax paper-lined cookie sheet. Spread it with either an icing knife or the back of a spoon.
  2. Melt the yellow candy melts and drop dollops into the purple candy melts. Begin to spread the dollops out with a toothpick.
  3. Melt the green candy melts and drop dollops of it as well. Spread it with a toothpick, going side to side. Be sure not to go in circles or you will just be stirring all the colors together.
  4. At the very end, swirl the toothpick up and down once.
  5. Drop sugar balls into the still warm candy melts. You can arrange them to look like Mardi Gras beads or drop them at random.
  6. Cool the candy completely in the fridge. When it’s done, cut it into pieces.
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