Tag Archives: dessert

Ina’s Snowy Coconut Cupcakes

Do you like coconut? Not everybody does, which, I must admit, I find confusing. Like when people don’t like chocolate. It just doesn’t compute. Of course, I don’t prefer a number of things that other people swoon over (scallops, lobster, … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Macadamia Coconut Truffles

And now we come to the final installment of Candyfest 2011. Over the course of this year’s Candyfest, Paula and I created candy flavored with peppermint, peanut butter, chocolate and caramel. White chocolate, coconut and sweet macadamia nuts seemed like … Continue reading

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Super Fancy Salted Bourbon Caramels

Christmas may be over, but Candyfest 2011 continues! So I have a recipe for Sea Salt Caramels that I find to be very reliable.  In fact, I make it every couple of weeks at Livin’ The Pie Life for my Apple … Continue reading

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Crunchy Peanut Butter Chocolate Truffles

Every year at Candyfest, it isn’t a question of whether there will be a chocolate peanut butter item, but rather, what kind of peanut butter candy will there be? Last year, we made Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups which were fabulous, … Continue reading

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Candyfest 2011 Kicks Off with Chocolate Peppermint Bark

Have you come for The Festival? Welcome to Candyfest 2011! This is the first of four installments chronicling my friend Paula and I as we create approximately 50 boxes filled with a total of 18 pounds of candy for our … Continue reading

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