Homemade Valentine Gum Drops Recipe
  • 1½ cups Applesauce
  • 2¼ cup Sugar
  • 2 boxes (3 oz) Strawberry Jello
  • 2 envelopes Unflavored Gelatin {like Knox}
  1. Spray 13×9 pan with non-stick spray.
  2. Combine all ingredients in a pan.
  3. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
  4. Boil for a minute.
  5. Pour into prepared pan and refrigerate until set.
  6. Dust cutting board with sugar.
  7. Use a spatula to loosen sides and turn out onto cutting board.
  8. Dust top of Jello with sugar.
  9. Use heart shaped cookie cutters to cut out gum drops.
  10. Roll edges in extra sugar and set onto wax paper for 1 hour to dry out slightly.
  11. Store in an airtight container.
Recipe by Thrifty Jinxy at https://thriftyjinxy.com/homemade-valentine-gum-drops-recipe/