*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                            Basic Candy Popcorn
 
 Recipe By     : 
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Snacks                           Popcorn
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      1/2  cup           Water
    1      cup           Sugar
      3/8  cup           White corn syrup
    1      tablespoon    Butter
                         Oil of peppermint *
    2      drops         Food coloring
      1/2  cup           Popcorn -- popped
 
 In a heavy saucepan put the water, sugar, corn syrup and butter. Cook over a
moderate heat to 280~ on a candy thermomter. Add the oil and the food coloring.
 Stir well and pour over the popped corn.
 
  * You can use concentrated flavorings in place of the oil of peppermint
 
                    - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -