Gum Drops (WIP)

Lovely Meal


Preparation Time:  5 Minutes
Cooking Time: 20 Minutes

 2 cups of sugar in 1/2 cup boiling water  Juice of 1 lemon
 4 Tblsp gelatin  Juice and rind  of 1 orange


Put the sugar and water in a small pan and bring to the boil. Meanwhile,  Put 4 tblsp.gelatin, or 1 package of Knox gelatin in 1/2 cup cold water. When the syrup boils, add the soaked gelatin and boil for 20 minutes.

A few minutes before taking from heat, add the juice of 1 lemon and juice and rind of 1 orange. Strain and set away in a very lightly buttered pan to harden. Cut in squares and roll in icing sugar.