EASY HOMEMADE DIVINITY CANDY

 



Easy Divinity CANDY is a marshmallow textured homemade candy filled with pecans and made with only a few ingredients. 

Is it marshmallow? OR  Is it fudge? In reality, divinity is a candy that has the texture of a marshmallow, but there are no marshmallows included in the recipe. It's close to fudge, too, but it's also so different. If you've never tried divinity, this is a simple dish to test and sample.


  - INGREDIENTS:


• 500 gr.Of granulated sugar. 


• 1 Cup.Of water. 


• 1 Cup.Of light corn syrup. 


• 1 tsp.Of salt.


• 2 egg whites. 


• 1 tsp.Of vanilla extract. 


• 120 gr.Of toasted chopped pecan nuts.


• For garnish, I used toasted pecan halves


 - PREPARATION:


• Step 1- Cook 4 first ingredients on low heat in a heavy 2- quart saucepan till the sugar melts, for about 16 minutes as well. Remove the syrup mixture from the heat, and set it aside. 


• Step 2- Use an electric mixer to whisk two egg whites at high speed until rigid peaks are formed. Pour half-hot syrup on egg whites in a slim current, pounding persistently at high speed for 6 minutes. 


• Step 3- Cook half syrup remaining on medium heat, stirring, about 5 to 6 minutes. On egg whites mixing, heavily pour the hot syrup And vanilla extract, still whisking at high speed until the mixture maintains its form.  Add 1 cup of chopped pecans. 


• Step 4- Rapidly drop the mixture from rounded teaspoonfuls to soft greased wax paper. Decorate, if needed. Let It set before serving. 

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