Easy Christmas Divinity -Microwave

Easy Christmas Divinity -Microwave

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  • 2

    cups white sugar

  • cup water

  • cup light corn syrup

  • ¼

    teaspoon salt

  • 2

    egg whites

  • 1

    teaspoon vanilla extract

  • ½

    cup pecans or nuts of your choice, chopped


Combine sugar, water, corn syrup and salt in a glass casserole dish. Cover with saran wrap and microwave on high for 5 minutes. Remove from microwave and take off saran wrap. Stir well and return to microwave uncovered. Cook on high for another 4 to 5 minutes until reaches hard ball stage when a little is dropped in cold water. Remove and cool about 4 minutes. Beat egg whites until stiff with mixer. Pour sugar mixture over egg whites beating constantly with mixer until mixture starts to lose its gloss and holds together. About 4 or 5 minutes. Stir in vanilla and nuts. Drop by teaspoonful onto wax paper. Makes about 25 pieces depending on size you make them. Enjoy


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