Maple Sugar Candy


  • 1 lb. soft maple sugar.
  • ¾ cup thin cream.
  • ¼ cup boiling water.
  • cup English walnut or pecan meat cut in pieces.


Break sugar in pieces; put into a saucepan with cream and water. Bring to boiling point, and boil until a soft ball is formed when tried in cold water. Remove from fire, beat until creamy, add nut meat, and pour into a buttered tin. Cool slightly, and mark in squares.