Heavy Sauce Pan For Isomalt Jewels

Sugar Work By sugarinspired Updated 13 May 2010 , 12:57am by sugarinspired

sugarinspired Posted 4 May 2010 , 6:18pm
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So i bought isomalt, the mold and candy thermometer. Read the directions on how to make jewels and said i needed to use a heavy sauce pan. Im lil confused, cant i just use my regular pan? Or is it something specifically for that type of work>

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dchockeyguy Posted 4 May 2010 , 10:08pm
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Some cooking recipes call for a heavy sauce pan too. The same kind of pan should work. I just grab one of my normal cooking pans and go to it.

KHalstead Posted 11 May 2010 , 6:15pm
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I think generally they just want you to avoid using a cheapo thin aluminum pan that weighs next to nothing.....sugar can be finicky and you need nice and even heat distribution when cooking it!

sugarinspired Posted 13 May 2010 , 12:57am
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thanks i will deff try a much stronger pot

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