Candy Thermometer

The Most-Searched Kitchen Gadget in Every U.S. State

Cooking habits change depending on where you are and so do internet-searching habits around cooking, recipes, and those all-important kitchen tools. Empire Today recently looked at which kitchen tools...

Meat Thermometer Made in the USA?

by foodaphillyated 5 months ago

Hi everyone! Just wanted to see if anyone out there knew of an accurate and quick reading digital meat thermometer made/manufactured in the USA? I've been doing my research before purchasing one an...

Control Freak Induction Cooking System

by westes 3 years ago

I am surprised that no one has authored a post to review the Breville Polyscience Control Freak single-plate commercial induction plate. Aside from being designed for heavy use in a commercial ki...

Fudge Failure

by ruthrpeters 2 years ago

I made a batch of fudge yesterday. It has not set up. Obviously, I did not cook this fudge long enough. I tried to wing it without a thermometer. Yes! Very dumb. Now, I'm curious if I can melt...

Candy apple fail

by DormStudent 2 years ago

I set out this weekend to make candy apples using a kit that I bought, making the actual candy went pretty well but then I realized that the kitchen doesn't have a candy thermometer. The apples end...

ThermoWorks ChefAlarm for Candy?

by pluto1415 4 years ago

I've been needing a new thermometer for making candy. Mostly caramels and marshmallow. I came across the ThermoWorks open box sale and picked up a ChefAlarm - but then in reading many websites pe...

Caramel problems

by LNAWalters 4 years ago

I've made candy before, successfully, including caramels, toffee, marshmallows, and fudge. But it's been a few years. I've made it at almost 7,ooo feet altitude successfully (Wyoming) and now resid...

Fudge Making Questions

by greensquirrel 4 years ago

I have a question for experienced makers of fudge. When making a large batch of fudge, I cooked to the softball stage. I then turned off the heat and let the pot sit with the thermometer attached...

Candy making supplies near Hartford CT

by geminigirl 4 years ago

There used to be a great supply store in Meriden but they have closed. I need to find good bulk chocolate for making candy, peanut butter cups, etc....any suggestions? Thanks!

How Many Thermometers Do You Have for Food and Cooking?

by kaleokahu 5 years ago

As I was reaching for my IR gun recently, I was struck that I had more thermometers than I thought. I had to paw through the following: 1. Instant-read digital probe (Thermapen knockoff); 2. ...

Can I use a meat thermometer instead of a candy thermometer?

by banksm137 5 years ago

I'm trying to make caramel frosting for a cake (using only sugar, corn syrup, milk, heavy cream, vanilla and butter) but do not have a candy thermometer. I'm supposed to cook the caramelized sugar...

Best Candy Thermometer?

by teacupcerberus 6 years ago

I really want to learn the art of candy making. I just got the Liddabit Sweet candy cookbook and can hardly wait to begin, but I have no idea how to choose a decent candy thermometer. I trolled Ama...

Clip-on candy thermometer

by MrsJonesey 7 years ago

Looking for recommendations, please. Time to replace mine and might as well add it to my wish list. TIA.

Frying thermometer for skillet

by Scott_R 7 years ago

I want to get a fry thermometer to use with my 10" cast-iron skillet. I already have these: http://www.maverickhousewares.com/ct03.htm and http://www.taylorusa.com/kitchen/thermometers/classi...

Need help on buying oven thermometer and candy thermometer

by whiskthepantry 10 years ago

I need to buy oven thermometer and candy thermometer. Does anyone know any brand that is good? Please let me know. I just dont want to spend the money on the ones that end up not working very well....

best jelly/candy thermometer

by tesslouise 10 years ago

My mother mentioned that she needs a new candy/jelly thermometer because her old one broke. She wants one that is accurate (obviously), easy to read (she wears reading glasses), and not glass (whe...

Replacing candy thermometer with meat thermometer?

by Chocolatesa 10 years ago

I have a candy recipe I really wanna try tonight but I only have a meat thermometer. Can I use that instead of a candy thermometer? Or is there some other way to tell when the candy is at the "hard...

pvc on a candy thermometer[Moved from Not About Food]

by CT1 13 years ago

I recently was givin a Maverick digital oil and candy thermometer. The tip of the thermometer is covered with about an inch of PVC tubing. The tubing does not slide off. The instructions do not ...

Candy thermometer recomendations?

by geminigirl 12 years ago

Mine is just ok...but I've had quite a few candy disasters (overcooking) and today a marshmallow disisater (overcooking) and in the past I've never had a problem with marshmallows...I'm thinking I ...

Favorite Candy/Frying Thermometer?

by MMRuth 12 years ago

My candy thermometer has lost its little clip that allows you to attach it to the side of the pan. I'm going to be trying fried chicken soon, and need to replace it. I'd love to find a thermomet...