How To Make Cherry Sours Candy at Home

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Apurva Sethi
Apurva is a fashion and food enthusiast. She chose fashion as her career and food as her passion. She is greatly fond of trying out new cuisines at different places and making them at home, in her own style. She also loves to seek and learn new things about the food industry constantly. So, here she is, to share her easy-peasy ways of cooking.

Today, I am here with Cherry Sours Candy Recipe. After hearing this thing you must be excited to recall your childhood days. When I was young, my mother used to give me 1 buck regularly and what I used to do was I bought Cherry Sours Candies from uncle Tony’s shop.

Last week, I went to see my parents in California and I went to Uncle Tony’s Shop and what I saw is he is still selling those candies. With a puppy face, I asked Uncle Tony about the Cherry Sours Candy Recipe and he gave it to me.

Today, I was thinking to make Cherry Sours Candy at home for kids and I thought to share the recipe with you people also. Now many people must be thinking that candies are unhealthy for health.

But a study from the Harvard School of Public Health has revealed that the people who eat candies tend to live longer than the people who don’t. So I think that this is a very strong reason why you should try these candies.

So, let’s begin with collecting the ingredients require to make Cherry Sours Candy at Home.

Ingredients For Cherry Sours Candy

Apple Juice1 Cup
Golden Corn Syrup1/2 Cup
Pack Of Jello1
Pack Of Koolaid1
Box Of Gelatin1
Citric Acid1 tbsp
Saran WrapEnough

You will all the ingredients from the nearby supermarket. Most of the people think to make Candies at home will take a lot of their time. Well, this is not true. I have mentioned the table below from where you will come to know the proper timings which show how less time you have to invest.

How Much Time It Will Take?

Preparation TimeCooking TimeTotal Time
20 Mins10 Mins30 Mins

Now, we are going to the step for that we are here. Yes, it is the directions for the Cherry Sours Candies. I am sure you will like it.

Cherry Sours Candy Recipe

  1. In a saucepan, heat the apple juice and golden corn syrup over medium heat until the mixture becomes thick.
  2. In a small bowl, add dry ingredients and mix them properly.
  3. On the aluminum tray wrap it with Swarn Wrap.
  4. In a bowl add the apple corn mixture and mix with dry ingredients. Heat the mixture on the pot so that gelatin dissolves for 5 minutes.
  5. Pour the mixture in a tray and leave for 5 hours at room temperature.
  6. After the mixture set before you cut the jelly remove the saran wrap.
  7. Cut the jelly in different shapes according to you and coat them in sugar and citric acid mixture.

Finally, Cherry Sours Candy is ready. You can store them in a air tight container and have it whenever you want

Nutritional Facts Of Cherry Sours Candy

As we all know, Cherry Sours Candy is sweet in taste and there are many people who are health conscious and avoid eating sweets.

But if you want to remember your childhood days, then I will provide the nutritional breakdown of these Candies from where you will come to know how much workout you have to do after eating those.


How To Make Cherry Sours Candy at Home | Video

I know there are people who must be thinking that making candies at home must be hard. So I have mentioned a video in which you will come to learn about Sugar-Free Cherry Sours Candy at home.

Video By Lofty Pursuits

Hope you’ve liked this recipe. If there is any food that has a special connection with your childhood, do mention it in the comments below. I will make sure that it will get covered in thefoodxp blog.

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