Can ThermoWorks thermometer be used for candy?

Look to ThermoWorks for candy thermometers that are both fast and accurate, whether with a pot clip or spot checking temperatures with a handheld digital instant read thermometer.

What’s the best candy thermometer on the market?

Best Candy Thermometers to Buy in 2020

  • Polder Candy/Jelly/Deep Fry Thermometer.
  • Taylor Precision Candy & Deep Fry Thermometer.
  • Taylor Precision Products Classic Line Candy/Deep Fry Thermometer.
  • CDN Digital Candy/Deep Fry Programmable Thermometer.
  • Habor Candy Thermometer.

Is ThermoWorks a good thermometer?

After testing 36 digital instant-read and probe thermometers, we think the ThermoWorks ThermoPop is the best instant-read thermometer and the ThermoWorks Dot is the best probe thermometer for a home kitchen. Both thermometers are fast, accurate, and reasonably priced, with clear, easy-to-read displays.

How accurate is ThermoWorks thermometer?

Thermapen ONE achieves a new standard of accuracy, as well—now accurate to ±0.5°F (±0.3°C)—so you know your readings are correct.

Can Thermapen be used for candy?

The Thermapen is actually the perfect candy-making tool and we recommend you use it in place of the classic candy-monster.

Can I use a meat thermometer for candy?

If your meat thermometer goes up to almost 200 degrees Celsius (392 degrees Fahrenheit), then it can certainly be used to make candy, but very few old-fashioned, analog, metal and coil thermometers meet that simple standard.

How do I choose a candy thermometer?

For candy making, jam making, and frying, you’re going to need a thermometer that can read especially high temperatures—hotter than a household thermometer range, and even hotter than a typical meat thermometer range. Glass candy thermometers have a range from 100 to 400 degrees, which is an absolute must.

What is the best thermometer to use for tempering chocolate?

We always recommend using an instant-read thermometer when tempering chocolate; but many professional chefs and chocolatiers use an infrared thermometer like the Food Safety thermometer at this stage in tempering, as pictured below.

Is ThermoWorks sold in stores?

You can buy it right here online. There are only a few authorized dealers, (watch out for counterfeit Thermapen look-alikes). There are a few retail outlets in the U.S. and Canada that stock the Thermapen.

Why is Thermapen so expensive?

The price is higher than most thermometers on the market because you’re also paying for a bunch of nifty features like a 360-degree rotating display, an automatic backlight for grilling after dark, and a motion-sensing sleep and wake mode.

Are ThermoWorks and Thermopro the same?

Thermoworks Smoke thermometer is considered to be a direct rival of the Thermopro TP20 and Maverick ET-733. iGrill 2 will be a better pick for a more adventurous person who are interested in viewing the smoker temperatures on their phones wherever they are.

What’s the difference between a candy thermometer and a meat thermometer?

Candy thermometers have a higher temperature range. Most candy thermometers can reach temperatures as high as 400 degrees Fahrenheit, while meat thermometers typically go up to around 200 degrees Fahrenheit.