“Tie” up your holiday sweets with New Hampshire Made Ribbon Candy

  Ribbon candy.  A sweet delicate treat you can pretty much only find around during the holiday season.  There aren't too many candy shops that make ribbon candy, and there are even fewer that make it by hand.  I'm happy to tell you the tradition is alive and well in New Hampshire! I visited with the folks at the Kellerhaus in Weirs Beach this week, where they've been hand crafting ribbon candy for about a century.   The current owners, Mary Ellen and Dave Dutton are proud to be carrying on this time-honored tradition.  They've been doing it for about 14 years now.  Mary Ellen says they consider the process "a work of art.  Every time we make it I say to myself, how many people in the world on this day are actually making ribbon candy with an 1886 crimper that is still working."  I'd venture a guess to say...not [...]

2018-08-27T13:34:43-04:00Tags: |
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Seeing the sights in and around NH’s Lakes Region

Just when you think the foliage show can't get any brighter and BOOM, it does!  I have been hearing reports of how awesome the foliage has been around New Hampshire's Lakes Region.  So, I had to go check it out for myself.  There is still an abundance of color to be seen in this region with beautiful corals, peaches, yellows and reds dotting the trees.  And there is just something magical about seeing these autumn hues reflecting in the crystal clear waters below. This video blog highlights the scenery and some great stops to make as you work your way around the Big Lake! I hope you enjoy the sights as much as I did. Photos from around the Lakes Region.

2018-08-27T14:15:15-04:00Tags: |
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