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Terrific Toffee

Makes: 36 servings Yield: about 2 pounds (36 servings)
Prep 15 mins Cool 1 hr Cook 15 mins
Terrific Toffee
Ingredients
  • 1  cup  unblanched whole almonds, toasted and coarsely chopped
  • 3/4  cup  semisweet chocolate pieces
  • 3/4  cup  milk chocolate pieces
  • 1/3  cup  white baking pieces
  • 2  tablespoons  malted milk powder
  • 1  cup  butter
  • 1  cup  sugar
  • 3  tablespoons  water
Directions

1. Line a 13x9x2-inch baking pan with foil, extending foil over edges of pan. In a bowl combine chopped almonds, semisweet and milk chocolate pieces, and white baking pieces. Sprinkle half (about 1-1/2 cups) of the nut/chocolate piece mixture over the bottom of prepared baking pan. Sprinkle malted milk powder over mixture in pan.

2. In a 2-quart heavy saucepan combine butter, sugar, and water. Cook over medium heat to boiling, stirring to dissolve sugar. Clip a candy thermometer to the pan. Cook, stirring frequently, until thermometer registers 290 degree F (soft-crack stage), about 15 minutes. Mixture should boil at a steady rate over the entire surface. (Adjust heat as necessary so that mixture does not boil over.)

3. Remove from heat; remove thermometer. Pour mixture quickly over nuts and chocolate pieces in pan. Immediately sprinkle remaining nut/chocolate piece mixture over toffee. Cool about 1 hour before breaking into pieces. If necessary, chill 15 minutes or until chocolate is firm. Makes about 2 pounds (36 servings).

Nutrition Facts (Terrific Toffee)
  • Servings Per Recipe 36,
  • cal. (kcal) 137,
  • Fat, total (g) 10,
  • chol. (mg) 16,
  • sat. fat (g) 5,
  • carb. (g) 12,
  • Monosaturated fat (g) 4,
  • Polyunsaturated fat (g) 1,
  • fiber (g) 1,
  • sugar (g) 10,
  • pro. (g) 2,
  • vit. A (IU) 194,
  • vit. C (mg) 0,
  • Thiamin (mg) 0,
  • Riboflavin (mg) 0,
  • Niacin (mg) 0,
  • Pyridoxine (Vit. B6) (mg) 0,
  • Folate (g) 0,
  • Cobalamin (Vit. B12) (g) 0,
  • sodium (mg) 65,
  • Potassium (mg) 57,
  • calcium (mg) 20,
  • iron (mg) 0,
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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