Seven Minute Frosting

Seven Minute Frosting

A vintage recipe card for a classic Seven Minute Frosting made with egg whites, sugar, Jell-O, salt, water, and Karo syrup. Use any flavor Jell-O.

Divinity

A vintage handwritten recipe card for Divinity.

This classic recipe for Divinity candy is handwritten on a recipe card. The ingredients for the Jorgensen version of Divinity are sugar, Karo, salt, water, vanilla, egg whites, and nuts.¬† If you are a fan of Divinity Candy, check out these additional recipes on our site: Divinity – Cekada collection Apricot Divinity¬† -also from the […]

Rib-Ticklin’ Barbecue Sauce

Rib-Ticklin' Barbecue Sauce

Ingredients 1/2 cup Karo Light or Dark Corn Syrup 1/2 cup ketchup 1/2 cup finely chopped onion 1/4 cup cider vinegar 1/4 cup prepared mustard 1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce Method In a saucepan, stir together all ingredients. Stirring frequently, bring to a boil; reduce heat and boil gently for 15 minutes to thicken. Brush on meats, turning […]

Pecan Praline Sauce

Pecan Praline Sauce

Ingredients 3/4 cup light corn syrup 1 1/2 cup brown sugar, lightly packed 1/2 stick oleo 5.3-ounce can Pet Milk 1 cup chopped pecans Method Combine corn syrup, brown sugar, and oleo in a saucepan and heat to boiling. Remove from heat and let cool. When lukewarm, add Pet Milk and pecans.  Blend well. Store […]

Fabulous Popcorn Balls

Fabulous Popcorn Balls

Ingredients 1 package Jell-O, any flavor 1 cup sugar 1 cup white KARO 6 quarts popcorn Method Boil until sugar is dissolved. Pour over 6 quarts popcorn.

Broken Glass Candy

Broken Glass Candy

Ingredients 3 3/4 cups sugar 1 cup water 1 1/2 cup white Karo syrup Method Boil until hard cracked or 300-degrees on a thermometer.  Have ready 1 teaspoon flavoring and 2 drops food coloring. Add and stir as soon as you take it off the fire.  Have ready 2 cookie sheets sprinkled with powdered sugar.  […]

Oatmeal Monster Cookies

Oatmeal Monster Cookies

Ingredients 1 pound brown sugar 1/2 pound M&M’s 1/4 pound chocolate chips 1/4 pound butterscotch chips 4 teaspoons baking soda 1 1/2 pound peanut butter (3 cups) 9 cups regular oatmeal 1/4 cup light Karo syrup 6 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 tablespoon vanilla 1/2 pound margarine (softened) Method Mix all ingredients except chips, […]

Karo Popcorn Balls

Karo Popcorn Balls

A vintage advertisement recipe from Karo for Popcorn Balls, Treasure Balls, Snowman, Candle and Christmas Tree. Merrie Popcorn Surprises  “Look at all these festive holiday surprises you can create for your family with Karo’s delicious, easy-to-make popcorn mixture.”   Karo Popcorn Mixture Ingredients 5 quarts popcorn 3/4 cup Karo Red Label Syrup 1/4 cup margarine […]

Expensive Glass Candy

Expensive Glass Candy

Ingredients 3 cups sugar 1 1/4 cups Karo Syrup (light) 1 cup water 1 teaspoon cinnamon oil Method Mix together {sugar, Karo Syrup, and water}; boil until it turns yellow – 278-degrees – Hard Rock. Take off stove and add 1 teaspoon cinnamon oil. Be careful when you add cinnamon oil, it will smoke like […]

Fresh Strawberry Dressing

Fresh Strawberry Dressing

Ingredients 3/4 cup sliced ripe strawberries 2 tablespoons Karo light corn syrup 1/2 cup BEST FOODS Real Mayonnaise Method Place strawberries in a small bowl. Stir in corn syrup, mashing berries slightly with a fork. Add Real Mayonnaise, stirring until well blended. Chill about 1 hour to develop flavor and color. Serve with fruit salad. […]

Karo Lace Cookies

Karo Lace Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup sifted flour 1 cup chopped-flaked coconut or nuts 1/2 cup Karo Crystal-Clear Syrup (light corn syrup) 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/2 cup margarine 1 teaspoon vanilla Method Mix flour and coconut.  Combine Karo, brown sugar and margarine in heavy saucepan.  Bring to boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.  Remove from […]

Syrup Pie

Syrup Pie

Ingredients 2 well-beaten eggs 1 cup of Karo syrup 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup chopped nut meats 1 unbaked pie crust Method Throw that together and you have Syrup Pie.  Bake in a 350-degree oven until thick.