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Celebrate Candy in June!

Mixed colorful fruit bonbon candies close up

June is National Candy Month as designated by the National Confectioners Association. Their research has unwrapped America’s Summer Favorites.  Top Candy Types Chocolate  Gummies Hard Candy Top Candy Flavors Strawberry  Watermelon Cherry 10 Fun Facts!  Did you know there is now a ruby chocolate? In 2017, a Swiss company announced they had discovered a new variety of chocolate. It is made from ruby… read more >>

Cooking with the Library–Oh, Fudge!

fudge picture

Oh, Fudge!  Chocolate, peanut butter, maple, toffee and vanilla.  All the flavors we know and love, all become a fantastic fusion in fudge.    What is fudge?  It is a type of candy created by mixing sugar, milk and butter to 240 degrees F.  Beating it as it cools creates a smooth and creamy solid, harder than frosting, and softer than… read more >>