How do I make cotton candy at home?
Homemade Cotton Candy Recipe Just about everyone loves cotton candy at the carnival, but did you know you can make your own cotton candy at home? Ingredient List * 5 cups of granulated sugar * 1-1/3 cups of light corn syrup * 1 cup and 2 tablespoons of water * food color paste * flavored oil * baking spray Preparation Steps Before you begin be sure that you have a pair of wire cutters and an old whisk. Cut the round ends off of the whisk, then arrange the tines so that they are spaced evenly. You will also need to make sure that you have a large enough area to make the cotton candy. To begin cut open a plastic garbage bag and use it to cover the floor. Wedge two large wooden spoons so that they extend over the edge of the counter. Place the sugar, corn syrup and water in a two quart heavy saucepan over medium-high heat. Use a candy thermometer to cook the sugar mixture to a temperature of 320 degrees Fahrenheit, then remove it from the heat and carefully pour it into a microwave safe g