A great giftable treat to add to your list is an old fashioned soft chewy caramel. These a a delicious buttery sweet candy that your friends, family and neighbors will love.
You’ll need a candy thermoeter and waxed paper for wrapping your caramels. And the recipe is below!
- 1.5c butter
- 1.5c granulated sugar
- 1c corn syrup
- 14oz evaporated milk
- 1tsp vanilla
In a large sauce pan melt butter add sugar and corn syrup and bring to a boil. Slowly add evaporated milk stirring well. Clip thermometer to the pan and boil stirring occasionally until temp reaches 240°F. Remove from heat and stir in vanilla. Pour into a greased baking pan ad chill until firm. Cut into bite sized pieces and wrap in waxed paper! Mason jars are a great way to keep them fresh or to give as gifts!Enjoy!