Saturday, May 21, 2022
spot_img

Quick & Easy Christmas sweets

As our Seniors Today reader, Viveca Fernandes says “no Christmas sweet platter is complete without a fudge and for kids jijubes is a treat to behold”

Here are her easy recipes for the same:

 

CHOCO WALNUT FUDGE

Ingredients

125 gms dark chocolate 

125 gms milk chocolate

½ tin or 200 gms condensed milk

20 gm butter

1/3 cup chopped walnuts

 

Method

Chop chocolate into bits and place in a vessel. 

Add the condensed milk and butter

Stir till chocolate melts and keep stirring for a minute more

Switch off the gas and add the walnuts. Mix well and fast.

Remove in a tray lined with butter or was paper and leave to set outside if cool or in the fridge for two hours

When firm, cut the fudge into squares or triangles

Choco Fudge

 

JIJUBES

Ingredients

3 Lemons

30 gms Gelatin

300 gms Sugar

 

Method

Extract juice from the lemons and strain and measure.

Add equal quantity water and soak the gelatin in this mixture for one hour

In a vessel, add the sugar and ¼ cup water. Place vessel over the fire and let the sugar melt completely

Add the soaked gelatin and stir for 5-7 minutes

Add colour and essence as desire. 

Finally, roll the cubes in fine (castor) sugar

Jijubes

 

Merry Christmas folks!

Viveca Fernandes
Viveca or Vicky as everyone calls her, is a spirited senior who cooks up a dream and feeds it to everyone around her. Generous and caring, she volunteers her time skills and effort to help people.

Related Articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Stay Connected

0FansLike
2,116FollowersFollow
4,490SubscribersSubscribe

Latest Articles