|Written by Susan|
A candy cane wreath is a fun thing to make and does not take that much time to do so. You will find that when making a candy cane wreath you will have a lot of fun.
Things you will need:
- 1 cup sugar, 1 cup corn syrup, 1 cup water, 1/2 tsp peppermint oil
- powdered sugar, food color, cookie sheet, candy thermometer
- plastic wrap, mixing bowl, pan, oven
- ribbon, bow, string
Place a bit ofÂ powdered sugar onÂ some cookie sheet.
PutÂ yourÂ ovenÂ on medium heat then put the corn syrup, sugar and water in a pan. Stir and cook the mix until it reaches the soft stage. UseÂ a candy thermometer to check.
Add the food coloring and the peppermint oil. Stir the mix, so the peppermint and the food coloring are well spread out.
Set the mixÂ onÂ a bit ofÂ cookie sheet.
When the mixture has cooled down, mold it to the shape of a Christmas wreath.
Place the candy cane wreath on the cookie sheet with the powdered sugar until it hardens.
When the wreath isÂ made, wrap it in a plastic wrap.
Tie the ribbon around the wreath then attach the bow at the top.
Fix the string at the of the wreath then hang it on your door or wall.