Irish Yellow Man
“Did you treat your Mary Anne to Yellow Man, at the Lammas Fair, O?”
Lammas is the harvest festival celebrated in August and Yellow Man is a yellow, brittle toffee that is traditionally served at the Lammas Fair held in Co. Antrim.
My French-Canadian/Irish mom use to make this for us... it's wonderful.
- oz butter
- oz brown sugar
- lb golden syrup
- dessert spoon water
- teaspoon vinegar
- teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
When the finger and thumb are separated, the thread formed between them should break sharply.