Tag: candy

Chocolate Pecan Turtles

Chocolate Pecan Turtles

Chocolate pecan turtles are one of my favorite chocolate treats. My association with turtles goes way back. My dad loved them and used to get them when we went skiing in Colorado. As a young kid, I almost always opted for the larger sweet treat […]

Decadent Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs For Easter

Decadent Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs For Easter

Easter and chocolate just go together.  The chocolate egg in an Easter basket is often the first reach, at least it was for me growing up.  Chocolate eggs are a great invention.  Solid or filled, they are decadent little treats that most people really only […]

Champagne Gummy Bears To Celebrate

Champagne Gummy Bears To Celebrate

Tomorrow is a special day.  Tomorrow marks my one year anniversary of blogging.  I have published 177 posts, drafted an additional 144 that I may or may not publish, taken approximately 8,000 photographs and have had about 36,000 visitors view my site.  I am humbled […]

Easy Dulce De Leche Fudge That’s Perfect For Valentine’s Day

Easy Dulce De Leche Fudge That’s Perfect For Valentine’s Day

Fudge reminds me about a few things: Judy Bloom, my grandmother, and Valentine’s Day.  But not necessarily in that order.  Fudge is a delicious old school confection, one that sometimes gets overlooked if you ask me. But all fudge is not created equal.  Fudge is […]

Classic Chocolate Truffle, A Confectionery Treat

Classic Chocolate Truffle, A Confectionery Treat

A chocolate truffle is a simple but incredibly delicious treat.  A truffle is something everyone should learn how to make, at some point, if you love chocolate.  Surprisingly easy, if you stick with a basic four ingredient truffle recipe like this one, and completely worth […]