red food coloring drops
1Combine all ingredients except food coloring and vanilla. Cook to soft ball stage. (Drop syrup into water, if it forms a soft ball, it's ready.)
2Add vanilla and food coloring.
Beat until mixture becomes cloudy.
3Drop onto buttered wax paper, foil or parchment in teaspoon sized pieces. Note: She uses mini-muffin pans and they look like small peanut patties.