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  • May 13, 2016

    Sugar free sweets for summer

    Sweets for Music Festivals and Holidays At last the weather is definitely Summery!  It's a good time to think about what sweets you should take with you when you are out and about.   We all like to have some sweets on hand...

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  • May 6, 2016

    Anyone for Sugar Free savoury sweets ?

    It is interesting to see how our perception of flavours change over time.  Not that long ago chocolate was considered almost exclusively a sweet flavour, now increasingly one can find chocolate in savoury recipes.  Maybe it is the Mexican influence on...

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  • April 15, 2016

    Carb Free diet for the family ?

    There is currently much media mention of a number of diet theories particularly for carb  or gluten free diets.  For the majority of adults, following these regimes may be a matter of personal choice.  However, increasingly parents are imposing the same...

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  • April 7, 2016

    Sugar free Blog

    It's short, sweet and sugar free this week We have a couple of new additions to our range. One is Thorne's Rum and Butter toffee.  The other is a really nice dark orange chocolate - orange in flavour not in...

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  • April 1, 2016

    Home made sugar free Mints

    Looking at Google I found a recipe for home made sugar free mints.  They were made with Xylitol which is easily found in the supermarkets. Recipe http://momsfrugal.blogspot.co.uk/2008/09/xylitol-mints.html  The recipe appeared very simple:  double the amount of xylitol to water and heat...

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  • March 26, 2016

    Back to sugar free Sweets

    Ever wondered why some sweets are called hard boiled.  It's all to do with water content  Most sweets are made from a syrup made with sugar and water, or in the case of sugar free sweets, an isomalt  syrup or...

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  • March 20, 2016

    Not about stevia no added sugar chocolate Part 2

    Onto the second part about chocolate even if it is not sweetened with Stevia.  There are a number of processes that the raw beans have to go through before the familir product is made.  Roasting First of all the cocoa beans need to...

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  • March 14, 2016

    Not about stevia no added sugar chocolate.

    I have been reading about the production of chocolate.  I find it really fascinating and my mind boggles at who worked out how to produce it  Where does Chocolate come from Chocolate is extracted from the seeds of a plant that...

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