Friday, October 26, 2012

Photo Friday from France: Halloween Candy in Limoges, France

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Just in time for Halloween ...

Candy Pumpkins in a Chocolatier's Window
Limoges, France ~ October 2012
photo copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong. all rights reserved.

Saw these delectable little marzipan pumpkins in Limoges - didn't buy any though. Oh so tempting, but I resisted! :o) 

The green studded candies,(bottom left, under the pumpkins), are made to look like horse chestnuts popping out of their casings. They had what looked like chocolate praline centers, but I resisted those as well. Although, I might have to take a trip back up to Limoges before we leave; these candies are just too beautiful to pass up.

When I return to Holland, I'll post more pics from our trip and some of my drawings & little paintings of where we've been this time. The autumn weather has been great and we've been discovering some beautiful areas of the Limousin and the Languedoc.


Au revoir,
Judy
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