Monday, December 4, 2017

Sponge Toffee Recipe from Sarah Marsh

Evernight authors are cooking!

Join our authors all month as they share their favorite holiday recipes with you. Get your sweet tooth ready because Sarah Marsh is sharing her Sponge Toffee recipe and her newest release, Viktor. Both are yummy!

Sponge Toffee

This is a fun recipe and kids totally love the sponge toffee, but you have to be very careful when working with hot sugar, especially if you're adding in baking soda or even any water based liquids as it will froth up quite a bit. I can honestly say from experience that you do not want to be cleaning up a mess from scalding sugar over flow! So be sure to use a large pot to mix in and do it in your sink and whatever you do…..never touch the sugar!

Ingredients: 
2.5 cups granulated sugar
2/3 cup light corn syrup
6 Tbsp water
2 Tbsp baking soda
2 tsp vanilla

Liberally grease a 10” round spring form pan, then line the sides and bottom with parchment paper. Ensure that the side paper creates a 2” collar above the sides of the pan. Grease the paper as well.

In a deep medium pot add sugar, corn syrup, water and vanilla. Cook over medium heat until the temperature reaches 300 degrees F.

Move pot to your sink, and while whisking quickly, add the baking soda and whisk until incorporated completely for about 5 seconds. (The sugar will bubble up A LOT, so make sure NEVER to touch the toffee as it will burn you! This is why you must do it in a deep pot and in the sink)

Immediately pour the toffee into the prepared pan, let cool and set completely before touching. Break into pieces and store in an airtight container.


Viktor by Sarah Marsh

Happy Evil After, 1

Pandora is a Fairy Godmother who’s never fit in with her own people. Still, she has the power—and the attitude—to step in and help those who others have decided “aren’t worthy” of a happy ending. How hard could it be to manipulate some of the most feared beings in their world? 

Viktor has spent his entire undead life being the bogeyman to the paranormal community, and that’s the way he wants to keep it … with everyone else far away from him. But when the opportunity arises to take his revenge on his nemesis, he can’t resist—even if it means risking his reputation and rescuing the damsel in distress. 

Halle never expected to find herself in need of a savior, especially one with a reputation like Viktor’s. But she’s used to listening to her instincts, and her cat trusts the strange woman who pops up and claims to have some solutions. After all, if a girl can’t trust her own Fairy Godmother, then what is this world coming to?

Find Viktor here:

Author Bio:
Sarah Marsh was born in British Columbia where she still lives, she has only recently began her writing career finding it the perfect outlet for taking the edge off a nine to five office job. She’s been a science fiction and romance junkie for years and when her imagination started to take the characters she’d read about even further in their adventures she decided to try writing something of her own.

Sarah’s also a former pastry chef and spends a lot of time cooking and baking for friends and family as well as painting and knitting. Her biggest weaknesses are animals of any kind…she even loves the ones that wake you up at four in the morning because they can almost see the bottom of their food dish.

When it comes to life in general she’s a big believer that laughter is the best medicine and that there’s no such thing as too much love, which is why she’s such a sucker for a happy ending.

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