Visit FamilyCorner.com for tons of seasonal ideas!
quick link - go to our home page quick link - kid's crafts, family fun, printables, etc quick link - sign up for our free newsletter quick link - holiday crafts, recipes and ideas quick link - gardening, organizing, saving money, decorating and more quick link - our FunBook is filled with lots of quick ideas, tips and crafts quick link - join our bustling community of friendly members



Tightrope Taffy

Click here for a printable version of this idea

2 cup Sugar
1 cup Corn syrup
1 1/2 tsp. Salt
1 1/2 cup Water
2 tbsp. Butter
7 drops food coloring
1/4 tsp. flavored oil (peppermint, banana, etc.)
Combine sugar, corn syrup, salt and water in 2 quart saucepan. Cook slowly, stirring constantly, until sugar dissolves. Cook to hard ball stage (260 F) without stirring. Remove from heat, stir in remaining ingredients. Pour into buttered 15x10x1 inch pan. Cool until comfortable to handle. Butter hands and gather taffy into ball and pull. When candy is light in color and gets hard to pull, cut into fourths. Pull each piece into a long strand about 1/2 inch thick. With buttered scissors, quickly snip into bite sized pieces. Wrap each piece in waxed paper. Makes 24 servings (1 1/4 lb.)

Type funbook keyword(s) here:


FC home | FunBook Home | Return to FunBook Category | Tell a Friend


FamilyCorner.com Magazine, Inc. Copyright © 2007 Amanda Formaro. All Rights Reserved.


Be sure to visit our sister site,
The Internet Chef

Copyright Notice | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use/Disclaimer