Homemade Marshmallows

HOMEMADE MARSHMALLOWS

Homemade Marshmallows

Nothing goes better with a delicious cup of hot cocoa than a fluffy, homemade marshmallow. Learn how to whip up your own at home.

Homemade Marshmallows

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

INGREDIENTS

  • 4 envelopes of gelatin
  • 2 cups water
  • 4 cups sugar
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 3 tsp vanilla extract
  • Powdered sugar

TOOLS

  • Your favorite cookie cutters

How to Make Homemade Marshmallows

STEP ONE

Soak 4 envelopes of gelatin in 1 cup of cold water. Set aside.

STEP TWO

In a saucepan, combine 4 cups sugar with 1 cup of chilled water. Stir over medium heat until sugar crystals dissolve, and add gelatin from packets. Bring to a boil & stir.

STEP THREE

Once it's boiling, remove from heat, pour into a bowl & let cool.

STEP FOUR

Add ½ tsp salt & 3 tsp vanilla extract. Mix with a mixer until doubled in thickness.

STEP FIVE

Pour into a greased glass baking pan & let set.

STEP SIX

Cut into shapes using cookie cutters & dust with powdered sugar.

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