Disclosure: Robert Rose provided a copy of 300 Best Homemade Candy Recipes Cookbook for this Review & Giveaway. I was not financially compensated and all opinions are my own.
I was Blessed to receive a copy of 300 Best Homemade Candy Recipes by Jane Sharrock for Review
Publisher: Rose, Robert Incorporated
I don’t know anyone who doesn’t have a favorite candy. Visit any supermarket candy aisle or candy store and you’ll find young and old alike oohing and aahing over the lollipops, fudge, gummies and chocolates.
One taste of homemade candy and it’s obvious that there’s no comparison to what’s lining store shelves. Homemade candy is the stuff dreams and memories are made of! Although I couldn’t have been more than 3 or 4 years old I remember vividly my mom and aunt preparing divinity, a sweet, lighter-than-air candy every Christmas and Easter. My mom would begin by telling me “You can’t prepare divinity on a humid day or you’ll have a mess!” Then Auntie would assemble all the ingredients including a candy thermometer and the two of them would begin. The thing I remember most is them beating that candy for eternity. The results were well worth it though. I can still taste those fluffy, white drops of perfection when I reminisce on days gone by. Continue reading »