Horehound Candy Recipe

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This Horehound Candy Recipe is a perfect homemade food gift for the holiday season.

Make this Horehound Candy Recipe to give as a homemade holiday food gift everyone will appreciate.

Horehound Candy Recipe

Boil 2 ounces of dried horehound in 1-1/2 pints of water
for a half hour. Then strain and add 3-1/2 pounds of brown
sugar. Boil to the hard ball stage (270 degrees Fahrenheit) and pour
onto a well-greased cookie sheet. When the candy is cool
enough to hold its shape, mark it into squares.


Read more about making holiday food gifts and recipes: Homemade Holiday Food Gift Ideas.