Christmas nougats and other things worth the wait

Abraham Villarreal
3 min readOct 15, 2023
I love these things, espcially since I only eat them once a year.

It’s October, and I just ate a peppermint Christmas candy nougat. The kind that is roughly shaped like a rock but tastes chewy and soft. It’s white with red stripes and a green Christmas tree shape in the center.

When you unwrap it, some stays on the wrapper, and each one feels like it has been shaped by the hands of whoever held it before you. It’s October and I like skipping…

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Abraham Villarreal

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