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Old 02-10-2008, 10:58 PM   #1
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On a whim made some carmels tonight.

No recipe, just tossed together.

Brown sugar, butter, bring up to a boil( I eye balled the amounts). I added a little honey and some limoncello. Boiled it until the foam had structure and a good solid soft ball when dropped in cold water.

At that point I added vanilla and sat the hot pan in a cool water bath until the edges began to set. I then beat the mixture. When it started to form, I placed on a greased plate then popped in the freezer to cool.

15 minutes I pulled it out, cut into sections and pulled and folded it a few times.

Wow, what flavor. Lemon vanilla carmels!!! wonderful silky texture and just a nice hint of lemon...

Wish I could be more specific, but it was all seat of the pants cooking...


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Old 02-10-2008, 11:10 PM   #2
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Wow! They sound awesome!


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Old 02-11-2008, 12:24 AM   #3
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Yummy! I may make these and cover them with chocolate for Valentine's Day. Thanks.
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That sounds great! I'd make them for my DH, but he would just pull one of his crowns off.lol
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YUM! Sounds soooo tasty!
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Old 02-19-2008, 01:10 PM   #6
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these sound like rain on smoggy day, very welcoming, can I have one?
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Old 02-19-2008, 01:44 PM   #7
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Wow. Those sound really yummy!
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Old 02-19-2008, 06:40 PM   #8
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Checking back on this thread makes me remember how those turned out. I wish I could have shared them with you. there were very satisfying..

Give it a shot.. I only made about 1/4 lb. If it doesn't work, you're not out much...

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