Today is Caramel Day
Caramel Day is dedicated to the rich, gooey, delicious substance made with the dark alchemy of the culinary arts. It is the known as Caramel, which is in fact born out of the rather exacting process of caramelization. The process is deceptively simple, you need merely increase the heat of sugar to a mere 170 °C (340 °F), at which point the sugar breaks down and turns into this much delectable substance with its rich golden color and iconic flavor. This is just the start of this process, the beginning of a trek to that which we think of as ‘Caramel’, that coater of Apples and binder of popcorn. To truly make the caramel we all dearly love, there are a couple approaches. One is to caramelize the sugar, and then add the cream, butter, and vanilla that brings out the flavors we dearly love. The other process involves adding them all together, and cooking the mixture until the milk caramelizes, but not the sugar. This sort of caramel is known as ‘milk caramel’. read more…
Celebrate it with our daily word search puzzle – Food Word Search!
Candy Word Search puzzle
Word search with hidden words related to candy and other confectionary.
- Play online or download and print
- Multiple difficulties to test your skills
- Find up to 23 words all related to all kinds of Candy
- Challenge friends online or play alone
- Create your own avatar and username to track your best scores