Turkish Delight (Chronicles of Narnia)

Recipe by bshemyshua
READY IN: 17mins
SERVES: 8-10




  • Soak gelatin in one-half cupful of the cold water for ten minutes.
  • Place sugar and remaining cold water in a saucepan and bring to the boiling point, add soaked gelatin and the juices of the orange and lemon.
  • Boil to 240°F on a candy thermometer, or soft ball stage(spoon a drop of this mixture into a glass of cold water and it should form a soft putty ball).
  • Add nutmeats and red food coloring until desired color is achieved.
  • Remove from heat and beat until creamy.
  • Turn into a bread pan that is lightly greased and placed in cold water to the depth of one inch.
  • Let stand until firm, turn out onto board, and cut into cubes. Roll in powdered sugar.