Yield: 2 lbs
|1 cup||Light brown syrup|
|¼ teaspoon||Cinnamon or peppermint oil,|
|\N \N||(to 1/2 tsp)(Available in cake decorating and candy supply stores)|
|1 teaspoon||Red or green food coloring|
In a large heavy saucepan, combine sugar, corn syrup and water. Cook on medium-high heat until candy thermometer reads 300 degrees (hard crack stage), stirring occasionally. Remove from the heat; stir in oi and food coloring, keeping face away from mixture as order is very strong. immediately pour onto an oiled cookie sheet. Cool; break into pieces. Store in airtight containers. Yield: about 2 lbs.
Submitted By MARIE CULVER On 02-05-95 (1245)