I like Easter it’s a beautiful holiday with delightful colors. I always found Easter to be a positive time. A time to take stock of what was and transform yourself, your world and the world and people around you. A magical mystical metamorphosis – no wonder the colors are so brilliant and bright. Whatever your inclinations or not towards Easter I … Read More
Salmonella Found in Zachary Easter Egg Candy
Zachary, maker of chocolate marshmallow Easter eggs found Salmonella. Zachary took voluntary recall action. Zachary posted on it’s website a press release with details about their investigation, findings and update on their chocolate marshmallow Easter egg candy. After retesting by a independent 3rd party it is confirmed Salmonella is not present.
My brother, Tom gave Anita Chu’s “A Field Guide to Candy” a try. For Thanksgiving, Tom made the Chocolate Peanut Butter candies. Tom’s candies have a familiar taste almost similar to a childhood favorite: Reese’s peanut butter cup. But there is a freshness to Tom’s candies and choices that can be made with chocolate and peanut butter. I could image … Read More
Books for Sweet Lovers and Wine Novices
Wine and Candy, two great tasting foods, that are delicious and mysterious. To the average person deciding on a wine to purchase can be a mind boggling. Wine Secrets, Advice from Winemakers, Sommeliers, and Connoisseurs, by Marnie Old, provides a user’s guide to taking the overwhelming complexities out of the grape. Marnie Old takes the novice wine drinker from wine … Read More