Mint Sauce

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Easy

  • Makes

    1¼ cups

Appears in

Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

By Nell B. Nichols

Published 1972

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Method

In small saucepan, mix ¾ c. sugar and 1 tblsp. cornstarch. Stir in ¼ c. light corn syrup and 1 c. water. Bring to boil and simmer about 3 minutes until sauce is clear and slightly syrupy. Remove from heat; stir in 1 tblsp. lemon juice, 8 drops oil of peppermint (or ½ tsp. peppermint extract) and 6 drops green food color. Store in covered container in refrigerator.