Broken Glass Candy

Recipe Ingredients

Confectioners' sugar

3 3/4 cups granulated sugar

1 1/4 cups light Karo syrup

1 cup water

Food coloring

1 teaspoon oil flavoring (available at pharmacy in flavors such as cinnamon, anise, wintergreen, spearmint, lime)


Sprinkle confectioners' sugar on 2 (15 x 11-inch) cookie sheets.

Combine sugar, Karo syrup and water in heavy saucepan and stir over medium heat until sugar dissolves. Continue to cook, without stirring, until syrup reaches 290 degrees F on candy thermometer.

Remove from heat and add food coloring to desired intensity and the desired oil flavoring.

Pour onto cookie sheets, cool and break into small pieces.

Yield: 2 1/4 pounds

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