Sweet Factory Candy: Candy recipes to try this 2021

Sweet Factory Candy: Candy recipes to try this 2021

Finally, a new year has begun and what better way to celebrate it with new and fresh candy recipes! Whether you prefer heavy, rich desserts or light, refreshing treats, rest assured that there is something suitable for you. 

Additionally, these delectable candy recipes provide a complex amount of sweetness, zingy citrus, and delicate flavours. All you need to do is go to your local farmer’s market, buy the ingredients provided below then give one of these recipes a try!

Strawberry Lemonade Truffles

Strawberry lemonade truffles are unique white chocolate-based truffles that are made with real strawberry puree and lemon zest—giving them an intense and realistic taste. Depending on your taste, you can also top them with a sprinkling of strawberry powder and a sliver of candied lemon rind for more flavour and texture.

Ingredients you need:

  • 8 ounces fresh strawberries
  • 1 tablespoon heavy cream
  • 1 teaspoon light corn syrup
  • 14 ounces white chocolate (it must be chopped)
  • 1/2 teaspoon citric acid
  • 1 lemon (zest)
  • 12 ounces white chocolate candy coating (this is specifically for dipping)

Lemon Bark

On the contrary, if you are a fan of lemon and chocolate, then this recipe is for you! This candy recipe contains a semi-sweet chocolate base that is topped with lemon-flavoured white chocolate and chunks of candied lemon peel. Overall, this candy recipe is both creamy, chewy and bursting with vibrant lemon flavour that you are sure to enjoy.

Ingredients you need:

  • 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate (it must be chopped)
  • 8 ounces white chocolate (it must be chopped)
  • 1/4 cup candied lemon peel (it must be finely chopped)
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon lemon oil
  • 4 drops yellow candy food colouring

Raspberry Rose Truffles

Raspberry rose truffles are gorgeous chocolate truffles that have a blended flavour of roses and tart like tangy raspberries. This is a popular dessert that is perfect to eat on any occasion. All you need to do is use the right amount of ingredients so that the taste for the flavour does not become too overpowering.

Ingredients you need:

  • 1 (10-ounce) package frozen raspberries (it must be thawed)
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 pound semisweet or bittersweet chocolate (it must be finely chopped)
  • 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 2 tablespoons light corn syrup
  • 1 pound chocolate candy coating (for dipping)
  • 1/4 cup red candy coating (for decoration)

Lavender Fudge

Lavender fudge is a delectable candy treat that is loved by children and adults alike here at Sweet Candy Factory. Overall, it is made of a creamy fudge with a smooth texture and a lovely lavender flavour. When making this recipe, rest assured that dried lavenders are easy to find in many supermarkets so you won’t have any problem getting the ingredients.

Ingredients you need:

  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoon lavender (it must be dried, culinary grade)
  • 1/2 cup/4 ounces butter
  • 2 cups of sugar
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 12 ounces ​white chocolate chips
  • 7 ounces marshmallow cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 to 4 drops purple food colouring
  • Optional: 4 ounces of chocolate