How to Make English Toffee at Home

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Julbi Pandoh
Julbi is a Punjab native who enjoys nothing better than making something special from a bunch of ingredients for her husband and daughter. This is what she loves to do and no one can deny the fact how much a Punjabi loves food. And we can see that in Julbi’s enthusiasm for food.

As a mother, I always want our kids to eat those things which will not affect their health. If I talk about nowadays, kids love toffees and toffees have some harmful ingredients which lead to our kids having cavities.

To keep this worry of yours away, today I am here with a very special English Toffee recipe for your kids. I know there are a variety of questions coming in your mind regarding English Toffee which I will clear in the coming lines.

What is the difference between toffee and English toffee?

As we all know American toffees are made with white granulated sugar. If I talk about England, they have toffee made which contain nuts. The normal toffees do not have nuts and English Toffee does.

What does English toffee taste like?

English Toffee tastes different because of their different mixes, process, and temperature. They always have a brown color, smoky taste with is imparted by caramelization of the sugars.

I learned English Toffee Recipe from my Grandma. She used to make it for me when I was a kid. Today, I was also making English Toffee for my kids I thought to share English Toffee Recipe with all the mothers over here.

But first, we have to gather the ingredients required to make English Toffee Recipe.

Ingredients For English Toffee

Raw Almonds1 Cup
Butter1 Cup
Sugar1 Cup
Salt1/4 tsp
Vanilla1 tsp
Milk Chocolate Chips2 Cup
Chopped Pecans1/4 Cup 

You will get all these ingredients from any nearby supermarket. Now let’s see how much time this English Toffee takes to prepare.

How Much Time It Will Take?

Preparation TimeCooking TimeTotal Time
5 Mins20 Mins25 Mins

When my Grandma was about to tell me the recipe, I was very curious to know it. I know you must be very excited too. So without waiting more,

English Toffee Recipe

English Toffee Recipe
  1. Place almonds on a plate and then in microwave for 5 minutes to toast. with a single layer on a foil.
  2. In a large saucepan add sugar, butter, vanilla, and salt. Melt over medium heat.
  3. Stir the mixture vigorously over medium heat, Stir it for 15 minutes until it will turn golden brown.
  4. Pour the mixture into a pan and let it cool 5 minutes.
  5. Sprinkle chocolate chips, chopped pecans over, and allow it to cool completely.
  6. With a knife cut the toffee and chocolate mixture in pieces.

Finally, the English Toffee is ready. Replace these English toffees with your regular toffees and I bet that your kids will love it.

Nutritional Facts Of English Toffee

As a mother, I am possessive regarding the health of my kids. For this, I have mentioned Nutritional Facts Of English Toffee so you will come to know in some much quantity you have to give it to your kids.

Protein 0.9g
Carbohydrates 22.6g
Cholesterol 30.5mg

How To Make English Toffee at Home | Video

I personally recommend watching a video before I try to make something new. For you people also, I have added a video in which you will see How To Make a Perfect English Toffee.

Video By Discovery UK

I hope you’ve liked the English Toffee Recipe. Make sure you will serve this to your kids share their opinions in the comments section below

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