Recipes by Category > Candy & Mignardises

Cinnamon Granola Chocolate Bars
Cinnamon Granola Chocolate Bars

I have been dreaming about something like this for a long time, inspired both by the nut-studded chocolate bars one […]

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  • December 3, 2014
Candied orange slices
Candied Orange Slices

Drouant is a century-old Paris restaurant with a majestic Art Déco interior and private dining rooms where the jury for […]

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  • April 12, 2012
Candied Almonds and Hazelnuts
Easy Candied Almonds and Hazelnuts

If there was a candy making for dummies book (what am I saying, of course there is one) this recipe […]

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  • December 14, 2011
Ginger and Almond Chocolate Clusters
Ginger and Almond Chocolate Clusters

Bouchées croustillantes au chocolat, amandes et gingembre Lately I’ve had an insuppressible urge to declutter. I would chalk it up […]

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  • March 16, 2010
Chocolate-Dipped Hazelnut Marbles

[Billes de noisette au chocolat] As a small gift to celebrate the holiday season, I give you this recipe drawn […]

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  • December 22, 2009
Rose Marshmallows
Rose and Chocolate Marshmallows

Guimauve is the stuff clouds are made of. It has the soft and cottony flavor of childhood, and resistance is […]

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  • January 31, 2008
Dried Pears

[Dried Pears] I oven-dry tomatoes all through late summer, when I can lay my hands on cheap and tasty specimens, […]

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  • November 8, 2006
Chocolate Dipped Apricots

[Chocolate Dipped Apricots] What would you do with melted chocolate leftover from making orangettes and florentins? Throw it out? You […]

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  • January 25, 2005
Shortcut Orangettes

In addition to the florentins, my little food gift packages for the holidays included orangettes, those little strips of candied […]

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  • December 31, 2004

Last year was my first time making food gifts for the holidays. My chocolate truffles and my mendiants were such […]

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  • December 27, 2004
Dried Fruits with Marzipan (Fruits déguisés)

And what are fruits déguisés you ask? Most people would tell you that they are a traditional Christmas confection, in […]

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  • April 2, 2004
Chocolate Truffles

This year for Christmas, I made chocolate bites of two kinds to give to my family, and bought small confectioner’s […]

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  • December 27, 2003

I have always loved the idea of giving out food gifts. As with any handmade present, it seems a very […]

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  • December 26, 2003

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