Here's an easy St. Patrick's Day treat. Homemade Gum Drops! Perfect classroom St. Patrick's Day treat!Homemade Gum Drops – St. Patrick’s Day Treat

Sometimes, as a Mom I like to take time to actually MAKE a classroom treat vs buying one. However, I like easy, simple recipes. Especially ones that have just a few ingredients and will take very little of my time #winwin. Since my Gumdrops for Valentine’s Day was a huge hit, I thought I would try the same concept for St. Patrick’s Day!  So here’s an easy superduper simple, 4 ingredients or less St. Patrick’s Day treat!

 

Here's an easy St. Patrick's Day treat. Homemade Gum Drops! Perfect classroom St. Patrick's Day treat!

INGREDIENTS
1 1/2 cups Applesauce
2 1/4 cup Sugar
2 boxes (3 oz) Lime Jello
2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin {like Knox}

 

DIRECTIONS
Grease 13×9 pan.
Combine all ingredients in a pan.

Here's an easy St. Patrick's Day treat. Homemade Gum Drops! Perfect classroom St. Patrick's Day treat!
Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
Boil for a minute.
Pour into prepared pan and refrigerate until set.
Dust cutting board with sugar.
Use a spatula to loosen sides and turn out onto cutting board.
Dust top of Jello with sugar.

Here's an easy St. Patrick's Day treat. Homemade Gum Drops! Perfect classroom St. Patrick's Day treat!
Use shamrock shaped cookie cutter to cut out gum drops.
Roll edges in extra sugar and set onto wax paper for 1 hour to dry out slightly.
Store in an airtight container.

Enjoy! This will definitely be a HUGE hit in the classroom!

Another popular recipe to definitely check out and REpin, is Valentine’s Day Gum Drops!

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Homemade Gum Drops - St. Patrick's Day Treat
 
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Ingredients
  • INGREDIENTS
  • 1½ cups Applesauce
  • 2¼ cup Sugar
  • 2 boxes (3 oz) Lime Jello
  • 2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin {like Knox}
Instructions
  1. DIRECTIONS
  2. Grease 13x9 pan.
  3. Combine all ingredients in a pan.
  4. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
  5. Boil for a minute.
  6. Pour into prepared pan and refrigerate until set.
  7. Dust cutting board with sugar.
  8. Use a spatula to loosen sides and turn out onto cutting board.
  9. Dust top of Jello with sugar.
  10. Use shamrock shaped cookie cutter to cut out gum drops.
  11. Roll edges in extra sugar and set onto wax paper for 1 hour to dry out slightly.
  12. Store in an airtight container.

 

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