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Light Corn Syrup Search

mlukan Dec 20, 2008 08:16 PM

I'm making homemade Marshmallows for Christmas and the recipe calls light corn syrup. It is clear and colorless unlike regular corn syrup. Anyone seen this anywhere, I'm having trouble finding it.

  1. robgm Dec 21, 2008 01:10 AM

    honestly i can find it at my local no frills, sobey's, metro and loblaws

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      Tatai Dec 21, 2008 07:40 AM

      I've also had trouble finding this in the past, when making pecan pie, so I usually stock up in the States. I noticed it (Crown brand) recently, however, at Hermes kosher bakery on Bathurst just north of Glencairn.

      robgm, I think you must be mistaking what mlukan is looking for with regular, honey-coloured corn syrup. I've not seen the clear corn syrup at any of the supermarkets you've mentioned.

      4 Replies
      1. re: Tatai
        robgm Dec 21, 2008 09:10 AM

        not mistaken at all, it is a staple in my baking pantry (Crown brand too). No problems finding it in my high park/roncesvalles grocery stores...

        1. re: robgm
          mlukan Dec 21, 2008 09:26 AM

          Ive been to Metro, Sobeys, and Loblaws just recently and I couldnt find it and they told me they don't carry it. I guess I might have to make a drive out to High Park.

          1. re: mlukan
            jayt90 Dec 21, 2008 02:43 PM

            Highland Farms had it last time I looked.

            1. re: jayt90
              mlukan Dec 21, 2008 04:31 PM

              Ooo thanks, I'm going up to highland to get some Jif PB tommorow so I will look while I'm their.

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        elizabethmaitland Dec 21, 2008 04:28 PM

        i just finished making both marshmallows and divinity fudge, and i got mine at the Metro at College Park in the baking section. I think the Loblaws at the foot of Jarvis has it, too.

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          baby_tran Dec 24, 2008 07:10 AM

          I just found it last night at the Superstore (Scarborough). It wasn't in the baking aisle...it was with the pancake syrups.

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