Homemade Old Fashioned Vinegar Taffy Recipe

This homemade vinegar taffy recipe makes a fun candy to make anytime. It's an easy old fashioned taffy recipe. Try having a taffy pull at your next older kids party, adult party, fall or Christmas party.

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2 cups dark corn syrup
1 cup sugar
2 Tbsp. butter
1 Tbsp. vinegar
1/4 tsp. baking soda
1 tsp. vanilla or other flavoring
food coloring


  1. Combine the first four ingredients in a saucepan.
  2. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly until the sugar dissolves. Continue cooking to 260°.
  3. Remove from heat.
  4. Stir in baking soda, vanilla and a few drops of food coloring.
  5. Beat until smooth and creamy.
  6. Pour into a buttered pan.
  7. When cool enough to handle, butter your hands and pull until light in color.
  8. Pull into long strips and cut into 1 inch pieces.