Salt Water Taffy Recipe

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Salt Water Taffy

Gloria Gasperson

By
@MsGlo

This also came from the Country Store at the St.Louis Arch...


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Rating:

Serves:

Makes about 1 lb.

Prep:

30 Min

Ingredients

1 c
sugar
3/4 c
light corn syrup
2/3 c
water
1 Tbsp
cornstarch
2 Tbsp
butter
1 tsp
salt
2 tsp
vanilla (any other flavoring can be used if desired ).
food coloring,optional

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix together sugar,corn syrup,water, cornstarch, butter, and salt in a 2qt saucepan.Heat over a medium heat, stirring continuosly until the mixture reaches the hard ball stage (260*). Remove from heat and stir in vanilla. At this time, a few drops of food coloring can be added. Pour into a lightly buttered platter. When taffy is cool enough to handle, pull the taffy until it is satiny, light in color and begins to hold its shape or stiffens.Cut into bite-size pieces and wrap in pieces of wax paper.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #No, #salt, #Water, #was, #Added