Any Flavor Kool-Aid Taffy

Recipe by The Scone
READY IN: 11mins
YIELD: 100 pieces
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Butter two large cookie sheets, then set them aside.
  • In a 2 qt.
  • saucepan, combine sugar and cornstarch.
  • Add corn syrup, water, butter, and salt.
  • Mix well before heating.
  • Bring mixture to boil on medium-high heat, stirring occasionally, until it reaches 250 degrees Fahrenheit on candy thermometer (hard ball stage).
  • Remove from heat, and immediately stir in the Kool-Aid powder.
  • Quickly pour onto prepared cookie sheets.
  • Let stand a few minutes, until cool enough to handle with your hands.
  • Grab a few helpers to pull the taffy with buttered hands until the taffy lightens its color and becomes firmer.
  • Roll taffy into bite-sized pieces.
  • Wrap individually in squares of wax paper.
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