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How to Make | Traditional Scottish Tablet

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How to Make | Traditional Scottish Tablet


What is a Scottish Tablet?

Tablet (taiblet in Scots[1][2][3]) is a medium-hard, sugary confection from Scotland. Tablet is usually made from sugar, condensed milk, and butter, which is boiled to a soft-ball stage and allowed to crystallise. It is often flavoured with vanilla or whisky, and sometimes has nut pieces in it.[2][4]

Tablet differs from fudge in that it has a brittle, grainy texture, where fudge is much softer. Well-made tablet is a medium-hard confection, not as soft as fudge, but not as hard as hard candy.

 

From Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tablet_(confectionery)

 

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  • Been looking for a good recipe for tablet for a long time. My stepmother in Edinburgh used to make the best!!

    Williams Beverley on

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