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Confections! What did we make? (2017 – )

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1 hour ago, ChocoMom said:

Haven't had much time (or money) to rebuild the chocolate mold collection. But, I did manage a few items for orders this week.  The swirly ones are Bailey's. The other two are dark chocolate-sea salt caramel, and MC sea salt caramel.  I've got 2 of the grandkids here now 'helping Grammie" - mainly conducting taste testing and eliminating all evidence of rejects.:P



What previous molds will you replace, and which new ones do you hope to add?

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16 hours ago, Kerry Beal said:

What previous molds will you replace, and which new ones do you hope to add?


There were so many, I don't know where to start!  (I had over 400 at the time of the fire.)   The three-dimensional bunnies, eggs, lambs, snowmen, high-heeled shoes. are near the tops of the list.  Then there were the lips, and several different heart-shaped bon-bon molds. I think those came from NY Cake or BakeDeco/Kerekes.- or both.   I know there was a Choco-flex, and a 3pc magnetic polycarbonate for shells, and the magnetic molds for use with transfer sheets. Not sure I want to replace that 3 pc for shells. That was a bit of pain to use.   There were somewhere around 150 of the less expensive poly molds that I had accumulated when I lived the Baker's Nook---not going to replace all those except for a select few. The lambs and the fish on lollipop sticks were favorites. 

Its so hard to go back and think through everything that was lost, after accumulating them over 20+ years.  Its working out okay for now, since I'm not in full swing. I will dos likely add more dome molds, since those seems to be popular with folks. 



A 'balanced diet' means chocolate in BOTH hands. :biggrin:

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@ChocoMom I have a ton of molds that I just don't use anymore if you're interested I'd be more than happy to give them away to someone who would use them. I have the cheap $2 molds and a bunch of polycarbonate molds - the majority of them are probably 3-10 years old. I don't do half what I used to and I'm running out of room. If you're interested let me know and I can figure out a way to mail them to you. I have a few lollipop molds but alot of flowers, seashells, bonbon types, some magnetic molds, Christmas and Easter, etc.



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