These 5-minute homemade suckers are a great anytime activity that your child will love!   This easy recipe is the perfect way to do something fun and talk about their day!

Young girls holding the homemade 5 minute suckers over her eyes and she has a big smile. The suckers are rainbow colors.
Easy 5 Minute Suckers!

Supplies For 5-minute homemade suckers

supplies for 5 minute homemade suckers red, green and blue jolly rancher hard candies and sucker sticks

Let’s Begin Making these Fun suckers

Unwrap candies and break candy with a meat mallet.

Metal meat cleaver and jolly rancher candies that have been beaten and broken into pieces
Easy Frustration Buster!

Place broken pieces in piles on a silicone baking mat or parchment paper. Children will love arranging the pieces to create the perfect sucker.  Be sure to leave plenty of room for sucker sticks.

Jolly Rancher candy pieces arranged on baking sheet on top of parchment paper for making the suckers.

Bake in a 350-degree oven for 3 – 5 minutes. Watch closely. Pull candy out of the oven and immediately place sucker sticks into each candy puddle. Roll sticks in candy to coat the stick.

Jolly rancher pieces that have been melted in the oven and the paper sticks inserted into the candy.

Allow to cool and peel away from the silicone mat.


Finished 5 minute sucker close up held by a young girl in the background.

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  1. What a wonderful quick was tomake a sucker. My extra Halloween candy will be used for this.

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