Tonight's conversation will focus on the creation of candy recipes—Not only the science of cooking sugar, but also the creative process behind the evolution of a candy recipe. Many tiny details go into the recipe writing process—Some start with a memory of some childhood obsession, others begin with one perfect ingredient and then some arrive in the minutes between wake and sleep...almost like magic.
The emotional connection to candy, or to the feeling of candy, is key to recipe development. At the same time, sugar, time and temperature are also essential. How these two worlds come together...that's the magic of candy.