Wednesday, June 6, 2018

hopje -

Hopje is a candy with coffee and caramel taste. Hopje comes from The Hague, because it is also often called Haagse hopjes. Hopje was created by a man named Hendrik Hop at the end of the 18th century.

It is said that he was forbidden to drink coffee by his doctor, and therefore asked the cook Theodorus van Haaren to make a kind of candy with the taste of coffee and caramel. The basic ingredients of making these candies, can also be added with full cream milk to be more creamy on the tongue. To add a sweet sensation, can be given choco chip and honey.

Packaging for this candy, can be formed variatively. Not just boat-like shapes, but can also be shaped like hearts, donuts, and stars. Typically, this candy can be enjoyed when you relax with loved ones.