Martha Washington Candy

Martha Washington Candy Recipe

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Teresa Stroud


Taste like Almond Joy Candy - my mom made it every Christmas


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Makes more than 50 pieces of candy
30 Min
No-Cook or Other


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  • 2 lb
    powdered sugar
  • 1 lb
    bag coconut
  • 1 stick
  • 6 oz
    sweetened condensed milk
  • 3 c
    chopped pecans
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Martha Washington Candy


  1. Stir all ingredients together and roll into small balls. Freeze until hard.
  2. Melt in double boiler 1 box barker red dot semi sweet chocolate and 1 brick paraffin wax. Keep on low heat. Put candy on tooth pick, dip in chocolate. Lay on wax paper.
    You can easily substitute a package of almond bark - melting in microwave and dipping candy in melted chocolate.

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About Martha Washington Candy

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #coconut, #candy, #chocolate

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