Our Region's All-Star List

Women play a vital role in building and sustaining our local food community in Northeast Florida. From running kitchens to making policy, crafting baked goods to growing food, it’s with great pride that we celebrate our region’s movers and shakers. We have compiled the following list as a way of bringing recognition to the women…

Luxury and Elegance in a Limited-Edition Toffee

What’s almost as rare as the BMW 507 roadster once owned by Elvis Presley? A luxury, limited-edition artisan toffee created exclusively for the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. Both can be found this weekend at The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island. But only the toffee will be for sale. For two days only – Friday, March 10 and…

Toffee Coffee Cake

Ingredients: 2 cups all purpose flour 1-cup (packed) brown sugar ½ cup sugar ½ cup unsalted butter, room temperature ½ teaspoon salt 6 oz. Amelia Toffee 1-cup chopped pecans 1-teaspoon baking soda 1-cup buttermilk 1 large egg 1-teaspoon vanilla extract   Preparation: Preheat oven to 350 deg F.  Butter 13x9x2-inch glass baking dish.  Using electric…

Amelia Toffee Lands Sweet Deal with Gate Stores

Amelia Toffee Company has expanded its product line to enter the convenience store market. The artisan toffee company is now selling three newly-developed products at 26 GATE retail stores: Southern Heat Peanut Toffee, Bold Brew Peanut Toffee and Salty Bean Coffee Toffee. Amelia Toffee continues to offer a separate line of innovative artisan toffees at…

Amelia Toffee Company – Not Your Grandma’s Toffee!

Amelia Island is small barrier island with 13 miles of gorgeous beaches off the northeast coast of Florida near Jacksonville. This magical place is also home to Amelia Toffee Company. When founder Anita Comisky was a child, one of her fondest memories was making toffee with her namesake – her grandmother Anita Lester. Anita’s toffee today is…