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Homemade marshmallows

Just finished making a batch of marshmallows! I have been wanting some for the hot chocolate, but my candy thermometer was broken. So , I got a really nice digital one at wallmart, and now I can get busy making my treats again!
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I'm always surprised how few people know that it's SUPER easy to make your own marshmallows.

It's totally easy and they taste AMAZING. More people should definitely try it out.

Like you said, a candy thermometer is a definite must! Then also a stand mixer. But if you've got those two things you're good to go.
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