Salt Water Taffy

Recipe by MEnney
READY IN: 1hr
SERVES: 50
YIELD: 50 pieces
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a heavy saucepan, mix together sugar and cornstarch.
  • Stir in corn syrup, water, salt, and margarine.
  • Place over medium heat and stir until sugar dissolves.
  • Cover pan and bring to a boil for 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Uncover, place thermometer in pan and cook to 266°F
  • Remove from heat and add food coloring and flavoring oil.
  • Stir gently, pour onto a greased marble slab or a shallow greased pan to cool.
  • When cool enough to handle, grease hands and pull until light and has a satiny gloss.
  • Pull into a long rope, cut with scissors and wrap in waxed paper squares, twisting ends.
  • Makes 50 pieces.
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