6 Tasty and Easy to Follow Toffee Recipes

Whether you are after a heavy dessert or a sweet snack, give toffee a try for a simple and cheap way to add a touch of indulgence.

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Everyone loves toffee; it’s the ideal crowd pleaser

Toffee is a classic sweet to enjoy all year round. It’s rich, it’s smooth and it’s deliciously moreish.

Toffee itself is so simple to make as it’s an easy way to add sweetness to any dessert. Everyone loves toffee; it’s the ideal crowd pleaser.

DESIblitz gathers 6 easy recipes for snacks and puddings which will really wow anyone at dinner.

4 Ingredient Toffee

4 Ingredient Toffee

Our first recipe is a simple one. Get started with a simple and easy to follow recipe for ordinary toffee.

It’s indulgent and delicious on its own or used as an ingredient in other recipes which call for toffee.

Give this simple sweet snack a try here

Cinder Toffee

Cinder Toffee

If the plain version is too simple for you, then you can step it up a notch and give cinder toffee a try. This rich and crunchy treat is the ideal standalone snack for anyone with a sweet tooth.

It’s a classic sweet which has been produced for generations. The bubbly nature means it’s fun for you to make in the kitchen and it’s great to involve the kids with.

Have a go at making this fun treat here

Dime Bars

Dime Bars

You might remember these classic chocolate bars from the corner shop. They’re a simple crunchy slab of toffee which has been coated in smooth milk chocolate for a unique taste.

Making your own Dime bars is not only delicious – they’re a great way to save money.

You can make your own corner shop style snacks rather than buy them for a thrifty goodie.

Try this classic after school snack here

Banoffee Pie

Banoffee Pie

Banoffee pie is a delicious pudding which is much easier to make than it looks. Made with fresh bananas and cream to balance the richness, it’s ideal for children and adults alike.

This effortless recipe is brilliant because it’s something that the whole family can help out with and it’s something that everyone will love.

Give this family friendly recipe a try here

Toffee Apples

Toffee Apples

A classic treat for a cold day. Sticky, sweet and fun to eat – toffee and apple is a match made in heaven.

This recipe is perfect to serve at parties or at outdoor events. It’s brilliant for children but it’s tasty enough that people of any age can enjoy it.

Try this traditional snack with this recipe here

Toffee Sauce

Toffee Sauce

This simple sauce recipe provides the perfect accompaniment to any pudding. Drizzle it over banoffee pie or your favourite dessert, or serve it in a bowl to dip fresh fruit into.

With minimal steps and ingredients, this recipe is one to keep memorised for future use. You can serve it alongside almost any sweet dish, so keep it saved.


  • 100g Unsalted Butter
  • 200g Dark Brown Sugar
  • 150ml Double Cream


  1. First, slowly simmer the ingredients over a low heat until combined.
  2. Serve alongside your favourite dessert.

So whether it’s a light bite you’re looking for or something heavier, then go no further. Whether it’s a crunchy snack you’re after or a smooth and rich sauce, toffee is the one to go for.

It’s ideal because it’s so simple to make. It provides a no-fuss way to add that touch of decadence to your desserts. Keep these recipes handy for effortless sweet treats and puddings that everyone will love.

Aimee is an International Politics graduate and a foodie who loves being daring and trying new things. Passionate about reading and writing with aspirations to be a novelist, she keeps herself inspired by the saying: “I am, therefore I write.”

Images courtesy of Betty Crocker, The Guardian, Gourmet Society, Lyle's Golden Syrup, and Schwartz.

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