Caramel Sauce

Creamy Caramel Sauce

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  • Good for: 1 gallon

Ingredients

 

1 gal. granulated sugar
½ gal. water
Juice of one fresh lemon
½ gal. cream
1 pound of butter cut into chips
Caramel Sauce

Technique

 

Add sugar to a large heavy duty sauce pot.  Add water to sugar and add lemon juice.
 
Place pot over medium flame and bring to a boil.
 
Cook for 1 ½ hours or until the liquid becomes golden brown.
 
About 15 minutes before the liquid becomes golden brown, heat cream to a boil in a separate po.t  When syrup comes to a golden brown take off heat.
 
Add boiling cream a little at a time while stirring.
 
Caution:  If cream is added too fast it will boil over.
 
When all the cream is added, let cool to almost room temperature.
 
Add butter chips a little at a time until it is emulsified.
 
Store in a covered container in refrigerator.
 
Will last for a approximately two months.