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The Ultimate Candy Book: More than 700 Quick and Easy, Soft and Chewy, Hard and Crunchy Sweets and Treats

3.74 of 5 stars 3.74  ·  rating details  ·  38 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Bruce Weinstein, author of The Ultimate Ice Cream Book, has the answer with this collection of confections. Try his rich chocolate truffles or any one of a dozen variations; sweet, chewy caramel with almonds or coconut; buttery pralines with crunchy pecans; or light-as-air divinity, nougat, and marshmallow.

Craft your own candy Christmas ornaments to hang on your tree, pipe
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Paperback, 256 pages
Published October 3rd 2000 by William Morrow Cookbooks (first published October 1st 2000)
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Angie (Mind Malfunction)
The Ultimate Candy Book contains a little bit of everything sweet. It's a good book, but the title is deceiving and should have been entitled 'The Ultimate Sweets Book'. This is great for beginners who want to learn to melt chocolate, pour them into molds and BAM, you've got chocolates. The inspiration of adding mint flavouring to chocolate or rice krispies is a nice idea for those learning how to make sweets.
Taylor
What did I learn from this book? Not to use it. The caramels turned out crystaled and not particularly brown and the peanut brittle burned. And we were being careful with directions, temperatures, and all that good stuff.
Erin Bartos
Mar 16, 2008 Erin Bartos rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: candy makers everywhere
good recipes!
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