Candy Strawberry Recipe

These are gorgeous little candies with strawberry flavor from gelatin with pecans and coconut. Our strawberry candy recipe makes a lovely gift or a beautiful addition to a sweet tray.

Candy Strawberry Recipe

How To Make Candy Strawberries

Flavored by sweet strawberry gelatin and sweetened condensed milk, these candy strawberries are given a nice crunchy texture wtih the chopped pecans and the shredded coconut.

Prep: 20 mins
Chill Time:: 3 hrs
Total: 3 hrs 20 mins


  • 6 oz strawberry gelatin, (2 boxes), dry
  • ¾ cup condensed milk, sweetened
  • 1 cup pecans, finely chopped
  • 1 cup coconut, finely shredded
  • ½ cup red decorating sugar
  • ½ cup green decorating sugar


  1. Mix gelatin, condensed milk, pecans, and coconut in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Shape into strawberries using your hands.
  3. Dip the pointed end into the red decorating sugar and the stem end into the green.
  4. Place on waxed paper and refrigerate for 3 to 4 hours.
  5. Green toothpicks and green hulls purchased at a cake decorating center may be used if desired. Serve and enjoy.


  • Sugar: 4g
  • :
  • Calcium: 12mg
  • Calories: 37kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 5g
  • Cholesterol: 1mg
  • Fat: 2g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Potassium: 24mg
  • Protein: 1g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Sodium: 17mg
  • Vitamin A: 10IU
  • Vitamin C: 1mg
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