Zelda Rupee Candy

Zelda Rupee Candy

Recipes
Zelda Rupee Candy

A homemade candy recipe from The Nerdy Nummies Cookbook. This Zelda Rupee Candy will enrich your party with flavor!

Makes 12 candies

Things you’ll need

Ingredients

  • 3 cups sugar
  • ¾ cup water
  • 1 cup light corn sugar
  • 1 teaspoon green apple oil
  • 1 drop green dye
  • 1 teaspoon blueberry oil
  • 1 drop blue dye
  • 1 teaspoon strawberry oil
  • 1 drop red dye

Equipment

  • Whisk
  • Rubber spatula
  • Small pot
  • Glass measuring cup with spout
  • Candy thermometer
  • Ro’s silicone gem molds
  • Baking sheet lined with parchment paper

Let’s get started!

  1. In a small pot, mix 1 cup sugar, ¼ cup water and 1/3 cup corn syrup and green coloring.
  2. Whisk together over medium heat until the sugar is dissolved.
  3. Place a candy thermometer in the pan and continue cooking until the thermometer reaches 275°F.
  4. Remove the pan from the heat and immediately mix in the green apple flavoring.
  5. Quickly pour the mixture into a heat-proof measuring cup and then carefully pour it into the silicone gem mold.
  6. Let set until the gems are firm and cool and then pop them out of the mold.
  7. Repeat with remaining colors and flavors.
  8. TaDa! Take this Zelda Rupee Candy with you to Hyrule for an epic journey!

Rosanna Pansino Zelda Rupee Candy

Zelda Rupee Candy

Zelda Rupee Candy