Instructables: exploring - food - candy - gift Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:05:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 s'mores bar Copycat
s'mores bar Copycat - More DIY How To Projects]]> MESSv1 S'more is a traditional night time campfire treat popular in the United States, consisting of a fire-roasted marshmallow and a layer of chocolate sandwiched between two pieces of graham cracker. Various confections containing graham cracker, chocolate, and marshmallow are often sold as some derivat...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2017 19:52:34 PST
How to Make Hard Candy for the Holidays
How to Make Hard Candy for the Holidays - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jennprice33 Time: A few hoursIngredients:2 cups white sugar3/4 cup water2/3 cup light corn syrup2 teaspoons flavoring (lemon, rum, root beer, orange, etc.)Food coloringpowdered sugar to coat candy*candy thermometer Follow us on etsy and Instagram @pinehillsfarm Bring to a Boil 1. In a sauce pan mix, corn sy...
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 13:25:50 PST
I Lost My Cherry Almond Fudge, and Other Flavors
I Lost My Cherry Almond Fudge, and Other Flavors - More DIY How To Projects]]> ChristyInDetroit As a holiday tradition, I gift a variety (20 flavors, out of at least 28 rotating flavors) of homemade fudges to friends and family. It started with just a few flavors, but everyone seemed to offer suggestions for new ones. As a Michigander, everyone looks forward to the most famous fudge around-tha...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 20:08:41 PST
How to Make 4 Ingredient Rolo Caramel Fudge
How to Make 4 Ingredient Rolo Caramel Fudge - More DIY How To Projects]]> KitchenMason Beautifully soft & creamy Rolo Caramel Fudge that requires only 4 ingredients, a microwave and about 10 minutes of your time. Sounds too good to be true right? Well it isn’t!! It’s REAL people! Very, very real. So real in fact, that I made a batch just 24 hours ago and it’s already gone. You know yo...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 06:15:53 PST
Fantastic italian Tiramisu
Fantastic italian Tiramisu - More DIY How To Projects]]> MESSv1 Tiramisù is a tipically italian dessert made with mascarpone cheese coffee eggs sugar lady finger.I want shere with you my preferite dessert.. I think if you try to make this tiramisù, it can become even your favorite!! Let's me know..If you loved this instructable, don't forget to vote for it in t...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:50:54 PST
How to Make 3 Ingredient Maltesers Fudge
How to Make 3 Ingredient Maltesers Fudge - More DIY How To Projects]]> KitchenMason This Microwave Maltesers Fudge requires just 3 ingredients to make & 5 minutes of your time. Seriously, I’m not kidding! It really is bloomin’ delicious too. Super creamy fudge crammed full of crunchy Maltesers. Little bites of actual heaven. How much more convincing do you need?Here is what you wil...
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Tue, 4 Oct 2016 23:09:04 PDT
Disaronnu Truffles
Disaronnu Truffles - More DIY How To Projects]]> lucychops Ingredients (Yields 15 Truffles)180g white chocolate60ml double cream2 teaspoons Disaronnu (or amaretto or other almond liquer)180g dark or milk chocolateFlaked almonds Prepare the White Chocolate Start by heating the double cream. (This can be done directly in a saucepan but I prefer to put the ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:42:09 PDT
Filled Chocolate Eggs With Lace Flowers
Filled Chocolate Eggs With Lace Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> PinchOfChili What better gift for Easter than a life-size filled chocolate egg with a hand-painted lace flower on it?In Denmark we have a game for Easter where we send "gækkebreve" (gække-letters) consisting of a paper cut out in a lace-like design (similar to snowflakes cut out of paper), a rhyme, where your na...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 04:13:56 PDT
Filled Easter-Eggs
Filled Easter-Eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> Miryl Hello again, Easterbunnies of the world!Today I want to show you, how to make your own filled chocolate eggs! What you need You will need an egg-shaped cake-pan, preferably silicone. I only have a tin-one. It works too, but it's far easier if you have one made from silicone.The rest is easy. One ...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 04:01:17 PDT
Personalised Kinder Surprise gift
Personalised Kinder Surprise gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> Azielaan015 In this instructable I'll show you how to personalise a good old Kinder Surprise with a (small!) gift of your own choice. It can be an original way of giving somebody some birthday money for example. It takes about 10 minutes to prepare. What you need - A Kinder Surprise egg (obviously)- A sharp...
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Mon, 8 Feb 2016 06:49:32 PST
Chocolate Box Gift
Chocolate Box Gift - More DIY How To Projects]]> sangeetajha Ever come around to those empty chocolate boxes with different molds gifted to you and you just throw away as it empties. Now you need tp keep those Chocolate boxes as we are going to re use these chocolate boxes with our own home made chocolates to gift others. Thus getting 1 karma point for reuse....
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 16:00:52 PST
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark With Smoked Sea Salt, Roasted Almonds & Dried Cranberries
Bittersweet Chocolate Bark With Smoked Sea Salt, Roasted Almonds & Dried Cranberries - More DIY How To Projects]]> wineimbiber This candy bark couldn't be easier to make! No tempering necessary - just a microwave oven is all that is needed to melt the chocolate. Since there are only four ingredients, you must make sure the chocolate is top-quality and the dried fruit and nuts are as fresh as can be. If you find your fruit i...
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 23:46:57 PST
Seasonings Greetings: Flying Spaghetti Monster Santa Candy Treats
Seasonings Greetings: Flying Spaghetti Monster Santa Candy Treats - More DIY How To Projects]]> starshipminivan Pastafarians, rejoice! The Flying Spaghetti Monster does not subcontract the job of distributing gifts to the children of the world. His infinitely many noodly appendages do their own deliveries.Now you can capture the joy and majesty of the Seasonings in a sweet and crunchy treat. Provisions 1 1...
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Wed, 9 Dec 2015 14:42:31 PST
Candied Jalapenos
Candied Jalapenos - More DIY How To Projects]]> Not_Tasha Over the weekend my husband, some friends of ours and I were in a cheese shop in Salem, MA when I saw a bag of chocolate covered jalapenos. Thinking this sounded like an interesting combination, I was going to buy the snack chip sized bag until I saw the price tag---$7.50. I've mentioned before in o...
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Mon, 26 Oct 2015 18:10:35 PDT
Candied Oranges
Candied Oranges - More DIY How To Projects]]> Not_Tasha Candied oranges are a simple and fairly quick treat to make. In addition to a gummy-like snack, candied oranges can also be used as a garnish, a flavor additive, Ingredients -oranges -1 cup caster sugar-1 cup water Prep Wash your oranges and then either with a mandolin slicer or a sharp knife...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2015 16:32:05 PDT
Boozy Pecan Fudge
Boozy Pecan Fudge - More DIY How To Projects]]> Not_Tasha One of the first things my mother taught me to make was fudge. As I got older I started making my own variations with different ingredients and for different occasions. I started making my own partly due to the outrageous prices at candy stores and partly because, making fudge is easy. The addition ...
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Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:14:35 PDT
Kinder Chocolate Bouquet
Kinder Chocolate Bouquet - More DIY How To Projects]]> klinong Sometimes we are confused what to get when we are invited to a birthday party and gifting gift card is just too common. What about chocolate bouquet (plus candy!)? It is liked not just by little people but big people as well ;) Method various types of kinder chocolate bars (I use country and regu...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 16:44:37 PDT
"Angel Farts" homemade Divinity Candy
"Angel Farts" homemade Divinity Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tye Rannosaurus Much like a true angel fart, these whipped up fluffy candies are sweet, rich, and lighter than air. With a hint of flavor and a soft, cloud like texture, these nougat treats will melt in your mouth and make the perfect heavenly addition to any holiday treat tray.So go ahead, gather your ingredients...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:09:38 PST
Chocolate Sled
Chocolate Sled - More DIY How To Projects]]> annabenson6 * one fun size chocolate bar * three Hershey mini bars*one regular sized Hershey *one 2 pack Reese cups *two candy canes *ribbon * rubber bands, tape, or glue null null null null null Great teacher gift, please like!
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Fri, 27 Dec 2013 15:59:35 PST
Pumpkin Pepita Caramels
Pumpkin Pepita Caramels - More DIY How To Projects]]> clschmidt14 Do you want the perfect fall-time treat? Something soft and chewy? Caramely? With toasted, nutty pepitas? Full of pumpkin and warm autumn spices? You're in the right place! By the way, these go perfectly with a cup of coffee... Ingredient List for Pumpkin Pepita Caramels: ½ cup raw pepitas ½ cu...
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 15:27:42 PST
Scorpion Tequila Lollipops
Scorpion Tequila Lollipops - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas The scorpion is one of the most feared creatures on earth. Indeed, many of them are poisonous and the sting from their barbed tales can be fatal. All scorpions possess venom to kill or paralyze there prey. However, what most people dont know, is that some scorpions are edible and considered a delica...
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Tue, 16 Apr 2013 18:08:55 PDT
Christmas Chocolate scoochmaroo Who wouldn't want chocolate for Christmas?  Try these homemade chocolate recipes to make everything from classic peppermint bark to classy cherry cordials.  Wow them with chocolate oranges and decorative dipping spoons, or throw together nut clusters and quick pretzel turtles as last minute gifts.  ...
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:20:37 PST
Christmas Candy scoochmaroo There's nothing sweeter than candy for the holidays! Try these homemade candy recipes for everyone on your Christmas list.  From caramels to candy coal, and peppermint snowmen to peanut candies, we've got something for giftees both naughty and nice.  We've even included complete guides on making tru...
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:04:01 PST
How to Make Fudge scoochmaroo There are as many different ways to make fudge as there are snowflakes in the sky.  While some cooks adhere to classic marble slab techniques, others prefer shortcuts involving marshmallow and microwaves.  I don't judge - I just love fudge!  So whether you're a soft ball pro, or just want something ...
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 13:21:28 PST
Super Simple Any Flavor Hard or Soft Toffee
Super Simple Any Flavor Hard or Soft Toffee - More DIY How To Projects]]> Zaphod Beetlebrox This is an easy candy recipe that is fun and exciting to make. The finished product can be shaped into whatever shapes you like and can be flavored almost any way. Even a novice like me can complete this candy recipe and still have a tasty treat that can be given as a gift.  Ingredients To make a...
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Mon, 18 Jun 2012 15:46:40 PDT
Cookie Cutter Valentines
Cookie Cutter Valentines - More DIY How To Projects]]> Whimsical Whimsies Get the super cool original tutorial at Whimsical Whimsies! Ready for the easiest Valentine gift ever?  This is a great one that takes only a few minutes to assemble and is inexpensive to make.  You could even get the kids involved in this one.  Oh, and it's so cute!   I've seen this idea in a cou...
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Sat, 11 Feb 2012 19:04:18 PST
Gourmet Chocolate Orange
Gourmet Chocolate Orange - More DIY How To Projects]]> moseph This Instructable will teach you to make a fancy-pants chocolate orange using REAL chocolate and REAL oranges. Chocolate oranges are a Christmas favorite in my half-British family, but sometimes they can be hard to find in the United States. However, you should be able to make these chocolate orange...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 06:18:32 PST
Chocolate Covered Pretzel Rods
Chocolate Covered Pretzel Rods - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftknowitall When we first became “poor”, which was 15 years ago this month, I need to find an easy, inexpensive something to make for my Hubby and I to take to work and hand out to our Co-workers.  Since both of us tended to work where there were loads of co-workers, I needed something that wouldn’t break the b...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2011 16:19:09 PST
Distinguished Gentlemans Burnt Whiskey Caramel
Distinguished Gentlemans Burnt Whiskey Caramel - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas When ever I think of whiskey,  images of a man in a smoking jacket retiring in his study, contemplating world changing thoughts are evoked. Think Winston Churchill or Roosevelt. It can be so hard to find the right gift for the Distinguished Gentleman. These Burnt Whiskey Caramel's are the perfect s...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2011 13:58:16 PST
Santa's Lump of Coal for the Naughty (Chocolate)
Santa's Lump of Coal for the Naughty (Chocolate) - More DIY How To Projects]]> lmnopeas Santa's never given me a lump of coal for Christmas, but I know there's probably a couple of years when he should have. :) This instructable will teach you how to make a lump of coal out of chocolate for the naughty people in your life. They make great stocking stuffers or the perfect novelty gift....
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Fri, 2 Dec 2011 13:18:59 PST
"Mother of the Bride" kit
"Mother of the Bride" kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jesswilde Anyone that has been around a mother of the bride knows there are often a lot of stresses that come along with planning a wedding for your daughter. My friend recently was the mother of a very opinionated bride, so I thought I'd make her a "Mother of the bride kit" to make light of her situation. ...
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Wed, 6 Jul 2011 21:26:14 PDT
Solid Easter Egg
Solid Easter Egg - More DIY How To Projects]]> Shadow Of Intent Bored of normal hollow easter eggs that you could eat in 60 seconds flat? If so, the solid easter egg is the food of choice for you!. Depending on the size of the easter egg you will need different amounts of chocolate and time to make it, I'd say about 1 hour making time and 100g of chocolate for a...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2011 09:29:12 PDT
Mayan Gold Truffles
Mayan Gold Truffles - More DIY How To Projects]]> cluracon Inspired by Green & Black's 'Maya Gold' chocolate, these silky truffles have a spicy kick, & dazzle the eyes as well as the tongue! The Line Up Truffles are simple enough, combining cream and chocolate to form a ganache, which is then rolled into small balls for the perfect after dinner treat....
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Sun, 13 Mar 2011 13:18:36 PDT
Chocolate Cake Truffles
Chocolate Cake Truffles - More DIY How To Projects]]> plasticshakeupsnow When I first started decorating cakes, I was hesitant to level my cakes properly because I was so bummed about how much cake would be wasted. I used to let my husband and friends eat the scraps, but sometimes no one was around to snack. Then I discovered cake truffles! Now I keep all my cake scraps ...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2011 22:11:00 PST
Customized Valentine's Day Chocolates
Customized Valentine's Day Chocolates - More DIY How To Projects]]> skyisblu Haven't got a gift for your loved one yet? Running out of time and ideas for this year's Valentine's Day? Look no further! This is the best combination of DIY and customization, takes little more than 10 minutes to prepare, and it's edible! After a bit of internet-surfing, I discovered the newest t...
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Sun, 13 Feb 2011 13:24:27 PST
Do-It-Yourself Dragon's Beard Candy
Do-It-Yourself Dragon's Beard Candy - More DIY How To Projects]]> zidthekid As I was poking around my regular blogs I stumbled upon this YouTube video here which has inspired me and my sister to try the recipe out and to share what we've learned. The recipe for the candy is in fact dead easy make, it is the technique to magically change a solid ...
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Sun, 2 Jan 2011 03:21:15 PST
Peppermint Snowmen
Peppermint Snowmen - More DIY How To Projects]]> Biggsy Well, this I'ble comes from getting bored last week and making some sweet treats for the guys and gals in work...  Since we where all working hard on Christmas Eve, I decided to bring some eddible outdoors-indoors.... All week we had had Snow and Ice, and people had got a little down about it... so ...
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Thu, 30 Dec 2010 13:56:56 PST
Crunchy Toffee
Crunchy Toffee - More DIY How To Projects]]> starshipminivan Crunchy toffee is a sort of candy-cookie hybrid.  The butter and sugar syrup permeates a graham cracker base before the candy making process is complete, resulting in a very crunchy toffee that is light enough not to stick in your teeth (much).  This toffee is quickly and easily prepared, yet never ...
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Fri, 10 Dec 2010 14:35:08 PST
liquored cherries in chocolate
liquored cherries in chocolate - More DIY How To Projects]]> tabi Liquored cherries dipped in chocolate, great for Valentine´s or just to show your beloved how much (s)he means to you! You need TIME. So think waaay in advance when making these, at least ten days for preparing them (better 15)  After they are done you can keep the cherries for about a week (they ...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2010 13:51:02 PST
Caramel Recipe
Caramel Recipe - More DIY How To Projects]]> scoochmaroo My mother makes epic soft caramels, and I'm pleased to share with you her secret:  Aunt Glady's Caramel Recipe.   The recipe as handed down to me is sparse, but contains all necessary information.  In an effort to make it slightly more accessible to those of you who might be new to candy-making, I'...
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Wed, 23 Dec 2009 09:07:08 PST
Easy Truffles
Easy Truffles - More DIY How To Projects]]> scoochmaroo This is the fastest and easiest recipe for making delicious, perfectly flavored chocolate truffles.  Customize the flavors and toppings to suit your exact tastes.  You'll get hooked on trying to come up with the perfect combinations, and your friends and family will be more than happy to help judge ...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2009 09:22:41 PST
Cupid Cups - Frugal Gifts For Valentines Day
Cupid Cups - Frugal Gifts For Valentines Day - More DIY How To Projects]]> DebH57 This is a relatively inexpensive gift to make and give that looks like an expensive store bought gift. I picked up the Champagne Flutes at the 99 cent store and got two for .99. At Wal-Mart The Chocolate Hearts were $1 a bag, The Suckers were 1.00 for 5 and came with a gift tag and bow already on ...
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Thu, 5 Feb 2009 03:29:22 PST
Lego brick shaped gummy candies
Lego brick shaped gummy candies - More DIY How To Projects]]> SFHandyman In this Instructable, I'm going to show you how to make gummy candies. I made a silicone candy mold using Lego bricks. You don't need to make a custom mold. There are many commercially available silicone molds, or you could just skip the mold completely, and cut them with cookie cutters, a knife, o...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2008 03:40:07 PST
How to Make Taffy . . .That Turns into Hard Candy, or Fine Art
How to Make Taffy . . .That Turns into Hard Candy, or Fine Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> locodiego Once again a failed attempt on my part to create something. I realize what I did wrong though and will guide you through what not to do if you want taffy or what to do if you want hard candy . . .or fine art. Combine Sugar and Cornstarch In a saucepan combine 2 cups of sugar and 2 tablespoons of...
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Tue, 5 Aug 2008 14:31:53 PDT