Peppermint Lollipops Recipe

Summary

Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In25 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageCuisine
CourseMethod
DishVegetarian
Interest Group,

Ingredients

 Granulated sugar18 Ounce (500 Grams Or 1 Pound And 2 Ounce)
 Cream of tartar1 Teaspoon
 Water7 Fluid Ounce (200 Milliliter)
 Peppermint essence2 Teaspoon
 Green food color3 Drop

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2017 Calories from Fat 0

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0 g

Saturated Fat 0 g

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 2.6 mg0.1%

Total Carbohydrates 516 g171.9%

Dietary Fiber 0.01 g0.04%

Sugars 512.3 g

Protein 0 g

Vitamin A Vitamin C

Calcium 0.6% Iron 1.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

MAKING
1. Take a saucepan, add 200 ml hot water. Add cream of tartar and sugar and slowly heat to melt sugar.
2. Increase the temperature and allow the mixture to moil till sugar reaches hard crack stage.
3. Take off from heat, spin in peppermint essence and green coloring, sufficient to render a pale green color to the mixture.
4. Using a baking parchment, cover a heatproof surface.
5. With a metal spoon, pour in peppermint syrup, ¾ tbsp per lollipop, on the paper and push each of the lollipop into the syrup.
6. If syrup becomes very hard, heat for few second. Allow to harden lollipops.

SERVING
7. Serve as such.
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