Tag: candy

Recipe Round-Up

A yummy Valentine’s round-up

My second round-up in 2 weeks? I admit I haven’t been cooking up a storm lately, but the good news is I’m actually getting an opportunity to bring back some of my old favourites from the archives that fit the occasion at hand some way or another. If you, like myself, are a fan of …

Baking Recipes, Chocolates & confections, Sponsored posts

A very coconut kind of candy

I’ve been wanting to learn the art of making candy for a while now, but most of them have this complex and intimidating air about them. I simply don’t think I can manipulate sugar if I haven’t even been successful in making caramel. Luckily I came across this recipe for easy-peasy Almond Joys any coconut-lover …

Baking Recipes, Chocolates & confections, Christmas & holidays, My Comfort Food, My Favourite Ingredients

{Christmas Countdown 2013} A classic chocolate truffle for the holidays

Remember when I posted about the Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles and said I have another version up my sleeves? This version is actually sort of the more no-nonsense classic version of the truffle made with the usual chocolate, cream, and butter combination. The sort chocolate lovers can really sink their teeth into. If you’re …

Baking Recipes, Chocolates & confections, From the books

Dark Chocolate Truffles for your Honey

I find it unfortunate how I lost track of time these past few weeks. I was initially planning on posting three Valentine’s-themed treats this year but I’ve been so busy I didn’t even notice the date. There have been so many red and romantic things all over the blogosphere lately, and every time I see …