Sweet fix: Confectionery

Turn your kitchen into a candy store with our homemade sweets. From bacon bourbon brittle to Filipino marzipan, confectionery's not just for kids!

A popular feature on many Persian New Year tables, these honey, almond and saffron caramels are a speciality from Iran’s Isfahan region, known for its honey production...
Despite the name, this popular sweet does not contain meat, but is so called for its resemblance to salami. Made all over Italy, this dense log of butter,...
“Halloween used to be a much simpler time. I remember dressing up like a genie, head to toe in cheap magenta polyester, lagging around a plastic pumpkin pail. The...
These crisp, chewy sesame snaps are a popular Korean sweet. Made with black or white sesame seeds, sugar and starch syrup, they’re simple to make and incredibly...
We were in Isfahan a week or so before Persian New Year and the local gaz "nougat" shops were doing a roaring trade as all households need to have vast supplies...

Confectionery recipes