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Peppermint Candy

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Serves 2 lb | Prep Time 10 | Cook Time 30

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Ingredients You'll Need

3 1/2 c Sugar
1 c Light corn syrup
1 c Water
1/2 tspn Peppermint oil
1 ts Red or green food coloring


In a lg. heavy saucepan, combine sugar, corn syrup,

and water. Cook on med-high heat until candy

thermometer reads 300~ (hard crack stage), stirring

occasionally. Remove from the heat; stir in oil and

food coloring, keeping face away from mixture as odor

is very strong. Immediately pour onto an oiled cookie

sheet. Cool; break into pieces. Store in airtight


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