How long do you beat divinity?

How long do you beat divinity?

about 10 minutes

Does Weather Affect making divinity?

Divinity Tips: The old wives tale for candy about rainy and hot, humid days applies with divinity. Humidity is nothing more than water vapor in the air and, as the moisture does with meringue and with many candies, it will almost always affect the way your divinity turns out.

How long does Divinity take to set?

about 2 hours

How do you know when divinity is done?

Even if you are pouring it into the pan, it must be beaten until it loses its shine, and if you drop an amount, it holds its shape without settling. This can take 2 minutes, or up to 20 minutes of beating by hand. If it STILL doesn't set up after a long time, then it may be that the sugar wasn't cooked long enough.

Should divinity be refrigerated?

This means divinity candy stays fresh even at room temperature for 10 to 14 days. Refrigerator storage is also acceptable but not necessary, and creates the potential for condensation that makes the candy slimy. To store the divinity candy, line an airtight storage container with wax paper.

Is Divinity A Southern Candy?

Divinity has at times been referred to as a "Southern candy", most likely because of the frequent use of pecans in the recipe. It eventually made its way north, and today its recipe can be found in many cookbooks.