Creamy Old Fashioned Caramel Candies, an easy homemade Caramel Candy Recipe. Chocolate dipped or plain they are a treat.
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Creamy Old Fashioned Caramel Candies

Creamy Old Fashioned Caramel Candies, an easy homemade Caramel Candy Recipe. Chocolate dipped or plain they are a treat
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Servings: 24 pieces
Calories: 99kcal
Author: Rosemary Molloy / An Italian in my Kitchen

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar 200 grams
  • 1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons corn syrup 116.25 grams
  • 1/4 cup butter 55 grams
  • 1 cup whole or whipping cream divided 230 grams
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 2.10 grams

Instructions

  • In a medium non stick pot add sugar and corn syrup, butter and 1/2 cup cream.  Cook stirring (whisking) continuously until syrup has dissolved and boils. Slowly add remaining 1/2 cup cream, mixing continuously and continue on a slow boil,over low heat until mixture reaches 248° F (this takes a while so don't be impatient). Remove from heat add vanilla and stir to combine.  Immediately pour into a greased (buttered) baking pan 8x6 inches (21x16 centimeters).  Let cool and then cut into squares (or you can let it get hard and just break into pieces). Enjoy!
    Dip pieces in melted chocolate or wrap in waxed paper.

Nutrition

Calories: 99kcal