Does Anyone Have Ideas On Candy Corn Flavoring?

Decorating By curliesue26 Updated 25 Sep 2008 , 3:39am by kdbobo

curliesue26 Posted 21 Sep 2008 , 3:12am
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Hi everyone,
I've been thinking about making a candy corn cake, but want it to taste like candy corn...I don't think melting the candy would work...appreciate any ideas!

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5 replies
angiev77 Posted 23 Sep 2008 , 6:01pm
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I know that the main ingredient in candy corn is honey so maybe you could experiment icon_biggrin.gif

tyty Posted 23 Sep 2008 , 6:08pm
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When I make MMF, if I use cream bouquet flavor, it tastes like candy corn.

Jopalis Posted 23 Sep 2008 , 6:15pm
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I would think just butter flavor combined with the sugar sweetness would be close...

Jmtreu98 Posted 23 Sep 2008 , 6:18pm
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I did this last year using the WASC recipe. I omitted the almond extract and added somewhere between 1/2 cup and 3/4 cup of ground up Candy Corn. I put it in the food processor and made it in to a powder. Tasted pretty good. Had a lot of compliments on it.

I also found this recipe for homemade Vegan Candy Corn. I don't know how it tastes, I never made it but at least it is a guideline of what is in Candy Corn. You can always experiment!

Good Luck!


kdbobo Posted 25 Sep 2008 , 3:39am
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I just made rolled buttercream with the Butter Vanilla flavoring, and it tastes exactly like candy corn.

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