Candy melts are used for easy candy making or coating cake pops. They are found in many colors and have a milky flavor. This serves as a base for extra flavorings. Many people have the misconception of knowing them as chocolates. So, they order bulk chocolate melts. But they are actually not actually chocolates as they are used for candy making.
The candy melts are easy to use. You only need to melt them and dip them. You can find them in different colors and so are great for decoration. You can get various looks with it. They are not required to be tempered as they are not chocolate. The candy melts set up with the same look and texture after they are melted and allowed to harden again. The downside of it is that they are a bit sweet and doesn’t deliver the rich chocolate flavor to candies.
Tempering chocolate is a process that stabilizes melted chocolate. So, it has a smooth and glossy sheen with a nice ‘snap’ after it sets up. Candy melts are small round discs that are flavored and can be melted to be used in candies. You can find these in the baking section of grocery store. You should read the instructions at the back of the package before using it. You can try many fun ideas with it.
You can find various types of candy molds for any occasion. All you need to do is melt them and pour them into the mold. You can then add lollipop sticks to it. You can make themed cakes with candy that are made from molds and add to the decoration of the cake. You can make caramel apples. After making the caramel apple, you can melt the candy melts and use a spoon to drizzle the melt over the apples. Then roll the apple in your favorite sprinkles. Same way you can make melted frosty. You can make frosty snowman using melted candy. You can have dipped strawberries. You can dip the strawberry into melted chocolate flavored candy melts and get a sweet twist on a chocolate covered with strawberry. You can use candy melts in various ways to make sweet treats and other fun items. You can look through some online resources to get recipes of delicious candy melts. They can be used for making some fun food items for the entire family.