Category Archives: Candy

Friday Frenzy Is Here

Introducing Friday Frenzy! It’s the Best Food and Craft Link Party on the Web! I’m so happy to be part of this group of dynamic women! Look for this feature every week. We’ll be bringing you a lot of really … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Eggnog Fudge

Simple, No Fail Fudge: This recipe is an adaptation of my dark chocolate fudge recipe. Using white chocolate chips, eggnog, and traditional eggnog flavorings, this fudge is a fabulous addition to any Christmas candy lineup. 

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English Toffee

This recipe for English Toffee is scrumptious. It makes the best Christmas gifts, it’s easy to prepare, but does require a candy or digital thermometer. 

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Simple Cinnamon Candied Nuts

Cinnamon Candied Nuts make for fabulous holiday entertaining and food gifts, and this recipe could not be easier. With no egg whites; just nuts, sugar, butter and cinnamon, this recipe is ready in about 5 minutes. 

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Baileys® Dark Chocolate Candied Truffles (EASY) (Five Ingredient Friday)

With the very last weekend before Christmas starting (eep!) this evening, here is the answer to your oh-my-gosh-I-haven’t-made-candy-yet dilemma! This Baileys® Dark Chocolate Candied Truffles recipe is five ingredients, it whips up in mere minutes, and the truffles are beyond … Continue reading

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Reese’s Homemade Chocolate-Peanut Butter Squares (Five Ingredient Friday)

There are a lot of recipes floating around out there for these Homemade Reese’s, but I have re-worked the recipe to what I think tastes just like the candy. There is no baking involved; there are only five ingredients; they … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Kahlua Truffles

  It’s Valentine’s week and I couldn’t let it pass without offering you something sweet for you to make for your sweet. Even if that sweet is YOU! These truffles are absolutely, without a doubt, no kidding, cross my Valentine … Continue reading

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Chocolate Caramel Truffles

Chocolate, people! Elegant Chocolate Caramel Truffles, dusted with cocoa and perfect for holiday gift-giving. Even if you just give them to yourself!

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Kentucky Bourbon Balls

A Kentucky tradition, it’s hardly the holidays without Bourbon Balls. They are a delightful concoction of sugar, butter, pecans and bourbon which is then rolled and painstakingly dipped in chocolate before being topped with a lovely pecan half. They will … Continue reading

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Turtle Pretzel Bites

Do you like Turtle candies? Chocolate and caramel are pretty awesome. “What could be better?” you ask? How about a salty/sweet combination? How about pretzels and Turtles combined? How about three ingredients? How about ready in mere minutes? Well, this is … Continue reading

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