Looking for a fun dessert for your Halloween Party? Our founder Andrea Correale suggests to serve up these awesome Black Jelly Apples for something unique! Plus, they are fun to make too!
Andrea Correale is the At-Home Entertaining Expert. Her commitment to providing the best food, service and overall experience is exactly why Elegant Affairs is known as the go-to caterer on Long Island, Manhattan and the Hamptons.
Known for her innovative food presentations, Andrea’s passion is to inspire people to entertain at home with style and ease.
Here’s what you’ll need:
- ½ cup corn syrup
- ⅔ cup water
- 2 ½ cups sugar
- ½ tsp black food coloring
Here’s how to make your own:
Step 1: Get a sheet pan lined with parchment paper. Spray your pan with non-stick spray.
Step 2: Pull out the stems of your apples and replace it with wooden sticks.
Step 3: Time to gather your ingredients!
Step 4: Pour your sugar, corn syrup, water, and your black food coloring in a pot and place it on the stove on medium heat.
Step 5: Stir all of the ingredients in the pot, until your sugar is dissolved.
Step 6: Once your mixture is smooth, place your candy thermometer in the pot. Wait until it gets to about 300 degrees.
Step 7: Time to dip your apples into the black syrupy mixture! Pro Tip: Keep your apples moving so that they don’t crystalize.
Step 8: Place your candy-dipped apples on a plate, decorated with assorted candies for an appealing presentation and a delicious taste!