Tag Archives: Snacks

Candy Corn Marshmallow Popcorn Balls


by Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey The first step to making popcorn balls is this recipe. The marshmallow “glue” is your baby step into making those with hot sugar! I added the candy corn because I love it and it seemed fitting for Halloween. Pretzels and peanuts are fun additions too. Basically, just have Read More »

Before and After: Lotus Root and Chips


By Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong The beauty of the lotus root. Peel, slice, fry, salt, repeat. Lotus root…before.  Lotus root…after. Spiced Lotus Root Chips (try with any of the finishing salt recipes below)  What you need: 1 lotus root, peeled using a vegetable peeler juice from one lemon canola oil for frying Dry Read More »

Pumpkin Seed Brittle


By Libbie Summers Video by Candace Brower Assisted by David Dempsey I. Love. Making. Brittle. What makes this not your ordinary brittle is the kick of cayenne and cinnamon…oh and the pepitas!!! (written recipe below video) Pepita Brittle Pepita Brittle serves 6-8 (yields 3 cups) What you need: 1 cup sugar 1⁄2 cup corn syrup Read More »

Boat Snacks


By Libbie Summers Assisted by Candace Brower New Snack Obsession courtesy of Nourish Snacks For a yacht chef, snacks on charter boats are nearly as important as an unflappable disposition and a sober captain. No matter what time of the day or night, someone is hungry. MOST times crew –ALL times guests. Ten minutes after breakfast service –”What’s Read More »

The Half-popped Shell Game


By Libbie Summers Assisted by Candace Brower Un popped popcorn –no! Fully-popped popcorn –no! Half-popped popcorn –YES PLEASE!! If there were a Snackers Anonymous, I’d never miss a meeting. My new snack obsession is Mr. Popular half-popped corn kernels from Nourish Snacks. I love them so much…I decided to make a game out of eating Read More »

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