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Mixed Raisin Candy

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Ingredients
  Sugar 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Whipping cream 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Light corn syrup 2 Tablespoon
  Raisins 9 Ounce (1 Package)
  Chopped pecans/Walnuts 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Flaked coconut 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Semi-sweet chocolate morsels 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
  Shortening 6 Tablespoon
Directions

MAKING
1) In a heavy saucepan, mix first 3 ingredients and stir well.
2) Bring the mixture to a boil and cook until the soft ball stage. Keep stirring.
3) Remove from heat and chill for about 2 hours.
4) Add raisins, pecans, and-coconut to the syrup and make 1-inch balls.
5) In a double boiler, mix chocolate and shortening. Bring water to a boil.
6) Lower the heat and melt chocolate. Coat the balls in chocolate evenly.
7) Allow excess chocolate to drain and then place on a waxed paper to cool.
8) Cover and store the mixed raisin candy in refrigerator.

SERVING
9) Mixed raisin candy makes a good snack between meals and is healthy for kids.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Mixing
Dish: 
Candy
Ingredient: 
Raisin
Interest: 
Everyday, Kids, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Servings: 
20

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