Can it be true?
Cream caramels that don't induce an immediate sugar high?
While looking for salted caramels recently, I got lucky with this Swiss brand.
The buttery smoothness is the first thing that registers and then the surprise is that my palate is not assaulted by a blast of sweetness.
Of course, there could be more salt in it, but there is enough that it registers.
Why am I looking for salted caramels, you ask.
Well, a friend tells me they are delicious stirred into a cup of coffee and she is right.
Lackerli Huus Rahmtafeli, $23 for a 350g box from Huber's Butchery, 18A Dempsey Road, tel: 6737-1588, open: 9.30am to 8pm (weekday), 9.30am to 7pm (weekend)
This article was first published on January 4, 2015.
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