Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

this is an old recipe..never favorite for divinity

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. in a heavy boiler put sugar, Karo, water and salt.
  2. cook to the hard ball stage, using a candy thermometer.about 258*.
  3. turn fire off and let sit while you beat the egg whites very stiff and dry.
  4. beat with mixer at medium speed while pouring the hot syrup in a very fine stream.
  5. continue beating and add the soft butter and vanilla.
  6. beat until the candy will hold its shape and then add the chopped cold pecans.
  7. spoon a little out on wax paper to see if it will hold its shape.if it does not, continue to beat by hand until it will drop by spoonsful onto wax paper.


Most Helpful

I made this! It was a show stopper. First time and perfect!

LadyCristina June 25, 2011

thanks I've never been able to get divinity to come out right. this was easy

Fridaysgirl 11 December 30, 2008

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