Peanut Brittle

Mary 3 cups sugar 1 cup syrup 1/2 cup water 2 cups raw peanuts Put all together and cook until amber colored. I use an iron skillet, but I guess any pan would do. Stir most of the time to prevent burning. Usually peanuts will start popping when it is about done. Add two level … Read more

Never Fail Divinity

2 ½ cups sugar ¾ cup white syrup ¼ cup hot water 2 egg whites, beaten Pinch of salt 1 tsp. vanilla Boil sugar, syrup, and hot water to 248 on candy thermometer. Pour 2/3 of above syrup over 2 well-beaten egg whites.  Add a pinch of salt, and vanilla.  Put the other 1/3 syrup … Read more

Glor Taffy

3 C. water 5 lbs. Karo White Syrup (10 cups) 10 lbs. C&H cane sugar 3 oz. real butter (6 T.) 1/2 block paraffin wax Place all ingred. in a heavy pan (canner works great) (Takes 45 min. to boil) Stir only until sugar is melted. Cook for 1 to 11/2 hours. Add 3 pkgs. … Read more

Delicious Candy

(From Faye Samples) ½ cup white sugar ½ cup white syrup Bring to boil, and set off stove. Stir following into above boiling mixture: 1 cup peanut butter (crunchy) 2 ½ cups rice chex Drop by spoonful onto waxed paper.

Cherry Chocolate Candy – Cherry Mash Candy

Mother’s favorite 2 cups sugar 2/3 cup evaporated milk Dash of salt 12 (regular sized) marshmallows ½ cup margarine 1 pkg. (6 oz.) cherry chips 1 tsp. vanilla 1 pkg. (12 oz.) chocolate chips ¾ cup peanut butter 1 pkg. (large) salted peanuts Combine sugar, milk, salt, marshmallows, and margarine in a saucepan over medium … Read more