Raspberry Candy

Raspberry Candy Recipe

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Susan Cutler

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@suak

Yumm! Raspberry - I have never met anyone who doesn't enjoy the flavor of raspberry. I love it as well.


SOURCE:
The Candy Maker's Guide (1896).

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
a lot!
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

12 lb
white sugar
3 lb
raspberry jam
2 qt
water
• brilliant rose coloring

How to Make Raspberry Candy

Step-by-Step

  • 1Melt the sugar in water, and boil until it forms a ball - 250F degrees; add the raspberry jam, and stir it well.

    Remove the pan from the stove, add sufficient coloring to make a bright raspberry color.
  • 2Rub part of the mixture with spatula against side of pan until it changes into a heavy opaque appearance.

    Stir the whole mixture until it is uniform in texture and color.
  • 3Pour the contents carefully on a slab or jelly roll pan, covered with greased paper and pour until about 1/2 inch thick.
  • 4Mark into bars with a sharp knife, and break up when cold.

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About Raspberry Candy

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American