Tag Archives: Candy Thermometers

How to Determine Hard Crack Stage with Thermometer

Hard crack stage candy

Making hard-crack stage candy requires a precise measurement of water temperature. Here’s how using a digital thermometer can be a quick and easy way to get the hard ball stage candy temperature. To make candy, sugar is boiled in water. The temperature at which it boils determines the kind of candy produced. As the water temperature […]

The Best Candy Thermometers: What You Need to Know

Best Candy Thermometer

Although making candy is an art form, it requires some science to develop the chemical reaction that you need to get a chewy caramel or a translucent lollipop. Candy thermometers are used to check candy temperature so that you can ensure that the sugar has reached the correct stage for your recipe. Instant-read sugar thermometers […]