Thursday, March 25, 2010

Dozen of eggs

As most of you know I am a chocoholic.
You also know that next weekend is Easter, my favorite holiday in the world.

It is chocolate heaven everywhere :)

Since I want to share my love of chocolate with you guys on this special day of mine, I decided to do a quick giveaway.

To the lucky person I will send a dozen of Cadbury eggs!



Here is what you need to do:

-Let me know your a follower (1 entry)
-Post a picture of a Cadbury egg on your blog and let me know (1 entry)
-Talk about my 'Dozen of eggs' giveaway on your blog and let me know (1 entry)
-Post a video of a Cadbury egg commercial on your blog and let me know (3 entries)

I'll announce the winner on Easter day!

Good luck!

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In the meantime here is a recipe to make the eggs at home.

-1/4 cup of corn syrup
-1/4 cup of soft butter
-1 tea spoon of vanilla
-1/4 tea spoon of salt
-3 cups of powder sugar
-4 drops of yellow food coloring
-2 drops of red food coloring
-1 bag of 12oz of chocolate chips
-2 table spoons of vegetable grease

1- mix corn syrup, butter, vanilla and salt in a big bowl with electric mixer until creamy.
2- add powder sugar one cup at a time mixing by hand until creamy
3- take 1/3 of this mix and put it aside and add yellow and red coloring to it
4- covers both bowls and let sit in the fridge for 2 hours.
5- when both mixes are hard create a little ball the size of a marble with colored mix and wrap a part of the white mix around this one(give it the shape of an egg)
6- do this with all the mix and place of a grease cookie sheet in the fridge for 3 to 4 hours.
7- in a big bowl mix chocolate chips and vegetable grease. Microwave for one minute, stir, microwave another minute and stir.
8- use a fork to dip mix into chocolate (hit the fork on side of bowl to remove exceeding chocolate) place eggs on a wax paper and place back in the fridge for 1 to 2 hours.
9- re-dip your eggs a second time after and in the fridge again until eggs are hard.

Enjoy :P:P:P

7 comments:

Andhari said...

Yummmyyy..i have to youtube for cadbury eggs commercial for sure now. Amazing giveaway, Caro!

Gracie said...

Ohhh yum! I love Cadbury creme eggs. They are the best! Your so sweet Caro :)

P.S. I will email my new address to you!

My Life in Purple said...

Oh, you are the devil!!! Now I'll be making cream eggs and they'll have to roll me into work!

xoxoKrysten said...

Oh yum! I just bought a few of these last night and snuck them into the theater when I went to see Alice.

Genybou said...

Hummmmm Chocolate!!!

eMz said...

Easter isn't as fun in the Philippines and we don't get chocolates. Boo! hahaha

I'm missing all the cadbury eggs and the Lindt bunnies that will be handed out next week. what a pity! =)

Juliet said...

I am pleased to be among your followers! (The caramel eggs are my very favorite--yum!!!)