Candy Truffles Truffles are a tasty treat that are always popular around the holidays. But you don't need a holiday to make a batch. Try a fruit orange-chocolate truffle, or maybe triple-chocolate mocha truffles is the flavor of the day.
Taffy Make this more than just a childhood memory, make it yourself! Try the classic salt water taffy or a fun tricolor version.
Homemade Marshmallows and Treats Spare yourself the preservatives and make your own marshmallows. Lots of recipes including chocolate, peppermint and coconut marshmallow flavors. Also candies using marshmallows like caramel-wrapped or chocolate nut covered.
Nougat: A candy made from sugar and honey mixed with nuts. This mixture is then formed into slabs and sliced.
Praline: In French cookery this is a powder or paste made of caramelized almonds and/or hazelnuts. American cookery refers to a candy consisting of caramel and pecans.
Trick or Treat? This week I did something that I think would have surprised myself ten or twenty years ago. I bought a sack of individually wrapped Halloween pretzels to give out along with our Halloween candy! They...