Needham Bars or Potato Candy

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Aroostook

Aroostook County is potato country. Even our candy has potato in it!

Top Review by jcmckeown

yummy yummy yummy. I grew up in Maine and remember these fondly...had to make some for myself. It's a shame that no one has heard of these little bits of heaven. My father-in-law made fun until he tried, and now he's a convert. Thanks for the recipe and the little bit of home.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix first six ingredients well.
  2. Place into a 9x13 pan and pat down until smooth.
  3. Place in refrigerator until firm.
  4. Cut into 24 squares.
  5. Melt chocolate/wax in a double boiler.
  6. Dip each square into melted chocolate (I use a toothpick).
  7. Place on waxed paper to harden.
  8. Store in airtight container.

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