English Toffee

3
Jean Romero

By
@Jean_Romero

I've been making this since 1970, very good, make it every year for the holidays and give it as gifts to a few loved ones.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
lots
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 lb
butter
4 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
corn syrup, light
1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
chopped walnuts
2 pkg
12oz size - chocolate chip
6 Tbsp
water

How to Make English Toffee

Step-by-Step

  • 1in a large pan with candy thermometer attached to the pan on medium heat melt butter, add sugar and stir to dissolve sugar well, add corn syrup and water, stand back as this will steam up don't burn your hand. I cook this until the candy reaches 290*F, I turn the heat up to about medium high, it all depends on what pan I use.when your candy reaches that 290*F take it off the stove and add vanilla and chopped nuts.
  • 2Pour onto a buttered cookie sheet, after about 5 minutes I sprinkle the chips over the hot candy, then with a spatula spread the chocolate over candy, I then take some very fine walnut meat and sprinkle over the chocolate, this makes it look really good "like Almond Roca" ENJOY

Printable Recipe Card

About English Toffee

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




Show 4 Comments & Reviews

25 No-bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

25 No-Bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Not only are these no-bake desserts super easy to make, but these recipes are incredibly tempting and sure to satisfy your cravings!

Create Your Favorite Candy Classics At Home Recipe

Create Your Favorite Candy Classics at Home

Kitchen Crew

Happy Halloween! At my house, we always have lots of trick or treaters. I love to see the kids in their costumes and so happy when I throw candy into...

Pinterest Pass Or Fail: Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops Recipe

Pinterest Pass or Fail: Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Halloween is just around the corner and we were looking for a spooky treat for our next Pinterest Pass or Fail. We came across Kelly from Justataste.com's Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops...