Caramel Color

Caramel Color Recipe

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Kathy Van Houten


Store in bottle and use as needed


★★★☆☆ 2 votes

makes about 1 1/2 cups
5 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


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  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/2 c
    water (divided use)

How to Make Caramel Color


  1. Combine sugar and 1/4 cup water in a heavy sauce pan.
    Bring to a boil,stirring to dissolve sugar completely.
    Boil until sugar colors-this is how you make caramel
    But don't stop here.Continue cooking until sugar turns black and starts to smoke.
  2. Remove from heat and Carefully add 1/4 cup water,then
    return to heat and stir until liquid.Pour into glass jar and use as needed.
  3. To clean pan and spoon,fill with water and boil until caramel has dissolved.

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About Caramel Color

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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