It's great to have a candy thermometer in the kitchen when a recipe calls for a specific temperature range (as with tempering chocolate or isomalt, etc.). This is an instant read thermometer and is great for checking doneness for meat also.
(Amazon Description): Habor is a Thermometer Expert for all food thermometers. This Habor Digital Meat Thermometer is ultra-fast 4-6 seconds readings at all typical cooking temperatures makes this the perfect cooking thermometer for meats, liquids, candy, baked goods and outdoor grills, BBQ party. With 4.7 inches long probe, it is the best performing instant-read thermometer in its price range.