Easter Baskets Hand Made !!!

getting ready for Easter while staying home this is a great project. Doesn’t cost much and is easy to do. Remember the sugar is Hot work it with a metal Spatula until you can touch it with Your Hands !!! Cheer’s !!!

Home on the Range

Easter basket made of Almond Brittle with Green Spun Sugar.  On a silver P later.  Ready to hide your Eggs and Chocolates !!!

Easter Basket with Spun Sugar ready for your chocolates and Easter Eggs !!!

Other Creations to be made with Almond Brittle !!!

Almond Brittle:

2# sliced Almonds

3 Cups Granulated Sugar

the juice of 1 lemon if it is a juicy Lemon

Spread the Almonds out on a Baking Sheet lined with Parchment Paper.

Place in a preheated oven at 425 degrees for 5 minutes and turn over

for another couple of minutes until golden brown.

In a skillet or pot add the Sugar and Lemon juice and stir.

Heat on the stove top until it is Golden Brown.

Add the Almonds and stir in.

Pour this mixture onto a Oiled Marble Slab or Granite Counter Top.

Work with Oiled Tools to prevent sticking.

When it is Cooled enough using an Oiled Spatula slide it under the Brittle to make sure

It does not stick to the surface.

This is a collection of shapes and sizes.  Chocolate Box with lid, an Almond Brittle Heart with lid and an Almond Brittle Bowl.  They are filled with Chocolate Truffles and Dipped Strawberries !!!
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