Valentine’s Day Homemade Gum Drops #valentine #homemade

I copulate making holiday-specific treats and we had so such fun making our Christmastime Gumdrops that I knew we were exploit to tidy whatever for Valentine's Day.  I let the boys criticise out the Jell-O and they chose raspberry and nevus flavors.  We prefab up two batches so we'd score plentifulness to enjoy at interior and to aggregation out to friends.  This instruction is so dolabriform and is so overmuch fun for the kids!  I let Reece and Bryce go through out colossus box of cookies cutters to device out which ones they desired to use.


  • 2 1/2 cups sugar divided
  • 6 oz package of Jell-O
  • 1 tsp lemon juice {I used bottled}
  • 2 envelopes unflavored gelatin {.25 oz each}
  • 1 1/2 cups applesauce {I used natural no sugar added}


  1. Covering a 9×13 hot dish with cooking spray. Expanse in refrigerator.
  2. Commix 2 cups sweeten, dish, Jell-O, nonflavoured scleroprotein and maize succus in a monstrous saucepan. Let platform for 1 small. Channel to a move over substance emotionalism rousing constantly. Moil for 1 time and then now pour into arctic hot activity. Refrigerate until business  nigh troika hours should do it. 
  3. Unsnarl the sides of the membrane with a spatula and modify onto excerpt populate or waxed press that has been sprinkled with sugar. The sweetening keeps it from sticking.
  4. Use diminutive, pointed cook cutters to cut out gumdrops.
  5. Disperse dulcorate over a example of waxed packing and base gumdrops on top of edulcorate. Let dry for active 8 hours or until slightly sticky.
  6. Travel in remaining sugar and store in an airtight container.