DIY to make your own Hard Candy Christmas Candy Treats. A great addition to your Christmas candy tradition.
Yet, I admit, until now, I've never tried making hard candy treats on my own. My own kids had no idea what I was even attempting and I felt so sad that something that had been a staple of my life, was so foreign to them. But after trying them, we all decided they were definitely a wonderful addition to our Christmas candy treat plates for all our friends, neighbors, and family.
2 cups Sugar
3/4 cup Water
2/3 cup Corn Syrup
1 teaspoon Candy Flavoring
You will also need Hard Candy Sucker Mold, a Candy Thermometer , Lollipop Sucker Sticks (depending upon your candy mold), and Pam or other cooking spray.
Christmas Holiday Jolly Jigglers Jell-O Jiggler Mold and only filled the cavities a little full. I also used a silicone mold of hearts and that worked great too. Just be sure your mold is good for high temperatures. You don't want to use a chocolate mold or something that will melt when you pour the candy into it.