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Christmas and winter holiday candy and snacks

The winter holidays are a source of inspiration for many who love to decorate — including candy companies, many of whom either feature limited-edition flavored items or reshape their familiar sweets into forms that fit the season. Here's a list of what's happening on the goodies scene for those seeking to stuff a stocking (or just their mouths) with tasty treats.

Godiva Petit Four gift box

This 10-piece limited edition Petit Four Gift Box
Photo Credit: Godiva

This 10-piece limited edition Petit Four Gift Box is the perfect treat to share with family and friends. Flavors include gingerbread, lemon coconut macaroon, chocolate, holiday tea, pistachio brown butter cake and coffee hazelnut. $30.

Hershey's miniatures gift cube

Hershey's gift cubes help you avoid the hassle
Photo Credit: Hershey's

Hershey's gift cubes help you avoid the hassle of gift bags and wrapping paper, so you can give miniature versions of Hershey classics, such as this assorted mix, in a convenient box; $3.50.

Peeps Delights Vanilla Caramel Brownie

Available only at Target, these vanilla-flavored Peeps are
Photo Credit: Peeps & Company

Available only at Target, these vanilla-flavored Peeps are filled with caramel, dipped in milk chocolate and wrapped in seasonal packaging; $1.99-$2.49 for a three-count package.

Welch's Christmas Fruit Snacks

The Welch's Christmas-themed fruit snacks are made with
Photo Credit: Welch's

The Welch's Christmas-themed fruit snacks are made with real fruit and the mixed fruit flavors make a great stocking stuffer; $1 for a four-count box.

Crunch Medallion

The Nestlé Crunch Medallion is molded to portray
Photo Credit: Nestlé

The Nestlé Crunch Medallion is molded to portray a gingerbread man and his puppy in a snowy winter scene, and makes the perfect scrumptious gift to give to anyone; $0.74.

Sugarfina Happy Hanukkah Candy Bento Box

With Kosher-certified candies, the Candy Bento Box is
Photo Credit: Sugarfina

With Kosher-certified candies, the Candy Bento Box is the perfect way to celebrate a happy Hanukkah. The set includes dark chocolate sea salt caramels, robin's egg caramels and champagne bubbles. $26.

Everlasting Gobstopper Snowballs

Everlasting Gobstopper Snowballs, mini jawbreakers with constantly changing
Photo Credit: Nestlé

Everlasting Gobstopper Snowballs, mini jawbreakers with constantly changing colors, are festive for the holidays with seasonal colors sure to excite your taste buds; $1.60.

Hershey’s Kisses holiday gift tower

The Hershey's Kisses gift tower is filled with
Photo Credit: Hershey's

The Hershey's Kisses gift tower is filled with milk chocolate Kisses with red and green foils, Santa hat foils and candy cane foils, all in a holiday-themed tower; $10.

Twix White

The original Twix Cookie bar, with caramel and
Photo Credit: Mars

The original Twix Cookie bar, with caramel and cookie on the inside, is now covered in white chocolate for an update on a classic; $0.99-$1.09.

Sugarfina Merry Christmas Candy Bento Box

The Merry Christmas Candy Bento Box from Sugarfina
Photo Credit: Sugarfina

The Merry Christmas Candy Bento Box from Sugarfina is wrapped in a festive red and gold foil Christmas sweater design and has something for everyone inside. Holiday sweets include: reindeer noses, gingerbread men, Jamaican rum snowballs, gingerbread cookies, pumpkin pie caramels, sugar cookies, chocolate berry basket and party penguins. $65.

Original Spree

Sweet on the outside, tart on the inside,
Photo Credit: Nestlé

Sweet on the outside, tart on the inside, the Original Spree candy is a perfect stocking stuffer this holiday season, with festive red and green colors; $1.60.

Peeps Delights Peppermint Bark

A mix of peppermint-flavored marshmallow and a dark
Photo Credit: Peeps & Company

A mix of peppermint-flavored marshmallow and a dark chocolate dip is the perfect addition to any stocking or candy bowl this holiday season; $1.99-$2.49 for a three-count package.

Ghirardelli milk chocolate cookie crunch squares

This festive Ghirardelli milk chocolate is filled with
Photo Credit: Ghirardelli

This festive Ghirardelli milk chocolate is filled with caramelized cookie bits to satisfy any sweet tooth. Available exclusively at Target; $4.49.

Reese's Santa's Helpers peanut butter cups

Reese's peanut butter cups are festively wrapped this
Photo Credit: Hershey's

Reese's peanut butter cups are festively wrapped this holiday season with Santa, gingerbread man, elf and reindeer foil. Available exclusively at Target; $3.59.

Crunch one-pound bar

You'll never run out of chocolate with the
Photo Credit: Nestlé

You'll never run out of chocolate with the Crunch one-pound bar, which is packaged in an "ugly sweater" motif and sure to satisfy chocolate lovers; $10.36.

Peeps Delights Cinnamon Roll

These Peeps are cinnamon roll-flavored marshmallow covered with
Photo Credit: Peeps & Company

These Peeps are cinnamon roll-flavored marshmallow covered with cinnamon icing-flavored fudge; $1.99-$2.49 for a three-count package.

Peanut Brrr-ittle M&M's

Available only at Target, Peanut Brrr-ittle M&M's are
Photo Credit: Mars

Available only at Target, Peanut Brrr-ittle M&M's are a festive version of a candy classic -- peanuts and milk chocolate; $3.19.

Lindor peppermint cookie milk chocolate truffles

Available only at Target, these seasonal Lindor truffles
Photo Credit: Lindt

Available only at Target, these seasonal Lindor truffles are holiday inspired with peppermint cookie and milk chocolate pieces; $4.49.

Reese's white peanut butter trees

The Reese's peanut butter holiday shaped candies are
Photo Credit: Hershey's

The Reese's peanut butter holiday shaped candies are now covered in white crème and will remind chocolate lovers of snowy trees during the holidays; $3.59.

Peeps Delights Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate-flavored marshmallows dipped in white fudge are
Photo Credit: Peeps & Company

Hot chocolate-flavored marshmallows dipped in white fudge are sure to satisfy your cravings this holiday season; $1.99-$2.49 for a three-count package.

Godiva holiday tin

This 50-piece holiday tin of assorted wrapped truffles
Photo Credit: Godiva

This 50-piece holiday tin of assorted wrapped truffles is an ideal festive present for sharing with a large group. $32.

Hershey's Elf on the Shelf Kisses

Available exclusively at Target, Hershey's Elf on the
Photo Credit: Hershey's

Available exclusively at Target, Hershey's Elf on the Shelf milk chocolate Kisses are packaged to resemble an elf hat and are the perfect stocking stuffer; $3.59

SweeTarts Merry Mix

SweeTarts Merry Mix includes snowmen, bell and tree-shaped
Photo Credit: Nestlé

SweeTarts Merry Mix includes snowmen, bell and tree-shaped candies come in a recloseable bag and are perfect for baking, decorating and more this holiday season; $2.99.

Dove Caramel Holiday Tree-t's

Only available at Target stores, these Christmas ornament-themed
Photo Credit: Dove

Only available at Target stores, these Christmas ornament-themed Dove candies are filled with sea salt caramel and dark chocolate; $3.99

Peeps Delights Sugar Cookie

Sweet tooths will be satisfied with sugar cookie-flavored
Photo Credit: Peeps & Company

Sweet tooths will be satisfied with sugar cookie-flavored Peeps with a white fudge coating; $1.99-$2.49 for a three-count package.

Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cups Snowman

The Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cups are shaped like
Photo Credit: Nestlé

The Butterfinger Peanut Butter Cups are shaped like snowmen this holiday season, and the crispy and crunchy pieces are sure to please chocolate and peanut butter fans; $0.74.

Reese's miniatures gift cube

This holiday gift cube is filled with miniature
Photo Credit: Hershey's

This holiday gift cube is filled with miniature Reese's peanut butter cups wrapped in festive foil and is a perfect addition to any gift; $3.50.

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