“If you like mints, you'll like these! As an option you can substitute lemon or orange oil for the peppermint to make lemon or orange patties.”
READY IN:
20mins
YIELD:
4 Dozen small mints
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Boil sugar and water together until a small amount dropped in cold water forms a soft ball (234° F on candy thermometer).
  2. Add flavoring,remove pan from heat and beat until mixture begins to thicken.
  3. Drop mixture from a spoon onto waxed paper, forming thin patties.
  4. Keep candy over hot water while forming patties.
  5. ***Youcould substitute orange or lemon oil for the peppermint if you prefer.

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