Christmas Mints

Jean Fisher

By
@Fairy62

Nice Minty flavor.


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Serves:

About 25

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

5 Min

Method:

Microwave

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1/4 c
light corn syrup
1/4 c
milk
1/4 tsp
cream of tartar
8 - 10
drops peppermint extract
red and green food coloring

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In 2 quart glass dish, combine sugar, corn syrup, milk & cream of tartar. Cook on High 5 - 6 minutes or until few drops in cold water forms soft ball (238 degrees)
2
Let stand 3 minutes to cool.
3
Beat with mixer until creamy. Flavor with 8 - 10 drops peppermint extract. Divide into half and add food coloring.
4
Drop mixture by teaspoonful onto foil. When cool, store in airtight container.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy