Coconut candy- General Recipes

3 cups granulated sugar 1 cup milk 3 cups shredded coconut In a saucepan, boil sugar and milk over medium heat until it becomes a thin syrup (232 to 240 degrees on your candy thermometer). Add coconut, stirring constantly to prevent burning. Color should be a nice golden brown. Spread

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    Thumbs up Coconut candy


    3 cups granulated sugar
    1 cup milk
    3 cups shredded coconut

    In a saucepan, boil sugar and milk over medium heat until it becomes a thin
    syrup (232 to 240 degrees on your candy thermometer). Add coconut, stirring

    constantly to prevent burning. Color should be a nice golden brown. Spread
    over a flat plate and let cool. May be eaten warm or chilled. Makes 24 pieces
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    This sounds so good.

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    Are these the ones that you can cover in chocolate and they taste like mounds candy bars ???
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    Oh man - if it's not the one I bet it would be good anyway - and easy too.

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    Yeah we used to make them at Christmas !!! They were so good and if you want almond joys just add the almonds!!! I mean what could be better than homemade candy bars ??? You can't beat that with a stick if you ask me !!!
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    This one sounds good and easy. (love the chocolate Idea)

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    I've made them with choc like you said and ohhh my were they good.
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    I have a big tub of these I made last week....with chocolate on them too...a few of them I added mint too.....yummy!!!
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