Divinity Recipe

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Divinity

Janis McRae

By
@JanisinLA

Don't try to make this on a high humidity or rainy day!!!
Great holiday candy.


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Ingredients

3 c
sugar
1/2 c
light brown sugar
2/3 c
water
1/4 tsp
salt
2
egg whites; use large eggs
1/4 tsp
vanilla
1 c
pecans, chopped or broken

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine sugar, syrup and water in microwave safe bowl. Microwave on high for 17 to 19 minutes until mixture reaches the hard ball stage (260 degrees on a candy thermometer.)
2
Whioe the sugar mixture is cooking, asdd salt to the egg wjites in a large bowl. Beat on high until stiff peaks form.
3
SLOWLY pour the syrup in a thin stream into stiffened egg whites beating constantly until mixture loses its gloss and thickens - about 4 to 5 minutes. Stir in vanillas and pecsn pieces. Drop at once by spoonfuls onto foil.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies