Few goodies are as evocative of childhood as these brightly colored sweets on a stick. Flavoring oils can be purchased at health food stores-the flavor is more intense, and since, unlike extracts, they are not alcohol-based, the flavor won’t evaporate either. For more on how to make candy, and other delicious homemade candy recipes, click here.
IngredientsNumber of servings: Makes about 12 lollipops
- 12 lollipop sticks
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup water
- 2 tablespoons light corn syrup
- 4-8 drops food coloring of choice
- 2-3 drops flavoring oil of choice