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  1. 1 c Sugar

  2. 2/3 c Light corn syrup

  3. 1 1/2 c Half-and-half

  4. 1 1/2 Squares (1 oz each) -unsweetened chocolate, -melted

  5. 1 1/2 tb Vanilla

  6. 1 pn -Salt

  7. 1/2 cup of cream in a large saucepan set over moderate heat. Stir the mixture until the sugar dissolves completely. Insert a candy thermometer, reduce the heat to low, and cook the syrup, stirring frequently, until the thermometer registers

  8. 238F. Blend in another

  9. 1/2 cup of the cream, which will cause the temperature to drop, and 236 F or until a bit of the hot toffee dropped into a little cold water forms a soft, pliable ball. Mix in the remaining

  10. 1/2 cup cream and the melted chocolate. Cook the toffee, stirring constantly lest it scorch. Cook toffee until the mixture becomes quite thick: A drop of it should firm up quickly in cold water. (NOTE: Even though the temperature of the toffee may not exceed 230F, if it firms in cold water, remove the pan from the heat at once.)

  11. 8-by-8-by-2-inch pan. Cool the toffee completely, then cut it into 1-inch squares. Wrap each one in waxed paper or plastic wrap. Makes

  12. 64 candies.


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