How to Make Candy Corn

Candy corn is a popular candy for the autumn season. This colorful candy is typically shaped in a cone-shape or triangle, but you can use your imagination and shape it however you choose. Homemade candy corn is easy to make and yummy to eat. Get your kids involved. Children can assist in the preparation of the candy corns. Here is what you will need to make your own candy corn for a tasty holiday treat. Stove Sauce pan Wooden spoon or large spoon to stir candy mixture Wax paper (for cooling the candy) 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup white corn syrup 1/3 cup butter 1 teaspoon vanilla several drops of food coloring (orange or any other color) 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup powdered milk Now combine sugar, corn syrup (white) and butter in a pan over high heat and stir constantly until it boils. Next reduce heat to low and boil for 5 minutes while […]

How to Make Easy Tasty Desserts

From simple to rather more complicated, very light to rather naughty, dessert is just one of those hard-to-resist facts of life. In fact, I know many people, of the female variety, it must be confessed, who would rather skip the meal and get to the dessert. We won’t suggest you go that far here, but perhaps just give you some new-to-you recipe ideas for those finishing touches to a great meal. 1. PEACHES WITH CHERRY SAUCE (Serves 4) INGREDIENTS: 1 large can of peaches 1 medium can of cherries Juice of one big lemon 1 teaspoon of cornflour 2 tablespoons of apple jelly METHOD: Drain the peach juice into a bowl, add the cherry juice, lemon juice and blend in the cornflour, no lumps. Arrange your peaches on a serving dish. Put the juice mixture, along with the apple jelly, into a saucepan and stir it all together over a low heat until you have a thick, clear sauce. Smell […]