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Strawberry Jelly

RecipeRecipe (click to expand)4 c Strawberry juice 7 1/2 c Sugar 1 Bottle fruit pectin Wash, and remove stems and hulls from 3 quarts fully ripened strawberries. Crush thoroughly. Drain through jelly bag. Combine juice and sugar. Heat rapidly to boiling. Add fruit pectin. Stir constantly before and while boiling. ...

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Red Currant Jelly

RecipeRecipe (click to expand)Red currants For each quart of berries: Pared rind of 1/2 lemon 2 Cloves Water Sugar Pick any stalks and leaves from the berries, wash them and put into a pan and barely cover with water. Add lemon and cloves. Simmer the fruit to a pulp. Put ...

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Currant Jelly

RecipeRecipe (click to expand)3 lb Currants Sugar Wash and stem currants. Cover with water. Cook slowly until tender. Drain through jelly bag. Use 3/4 cup sugar for each cup juice. Boil rapidly until jelly sheets from spoon. The Household Searchlight

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Red Pepper Jelly

RecipeRecipe (click to expand)5 To 6 red bell peppers 1 c Cider vinegar 1/2 Lemon juice 5 1/2 c Sugar 1 ts Salt 1 ts Chili powder 6 oz Liquid pectin Makes eight eight-oz. jars. Wash and seed peppers; chop in food processor or grind in blender or meat grinder. ...

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Pepper Jelly

RecipeRecipe (click to expand)3 1/2 c Sugar 1 c Cider vinegar 3/4 c Sweet pepper slices 1/2 c Hot pepper slices 1 Packet (1/2 bottle) Certo -liquid pectin Simmer sugar, vinegar and peppers very slowly for 10 minutes stirring to be sure all sugar is well dissolved. Turn off heat ...

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Mint Jelly

RecipeRecipe (click to expand)1/2 c Vinegar Green coloring 1 c Water 3 1/2 c Sugar 1/2 c Mint leaves 1/2 c Commercial pectin (boxed) Combine vinegar, water, mint leaves, and enough coloring to give tint desired. Add sugar, stir, and bring to a boil. Add pectin at once, stirring constantly, ...

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Jalapeno Jelly

  RecipeRecipe (click to expand) 3/4 c Jalapeno (or serrano) -peppers 2 md Green bell peppers, seeded -and sliced 1 1/2 c Distilled white vinegar 6 1/2 c Sugar 6 oz Bottle liquid pectin 1 tb Dried red pepper flakes Green food coloring, -optional Servings: makes 4 – 1/2 pint ...

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Crab-Apple Jelly

  RecipeRecipe (click to expand) 3 lb Crab-apples Sugar Wash crab-apples. Do not pare. Remove stems and blossom ends. Cut in halves. Remove seeds. Cover with water. Cook until soft. Drain through jelly bag. Use 2/3 cup sugar to each cup juice. Boil rapidly until jelly sheets from spoon. The ...

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Apple Jelly

  RecipeRecipe (click to expand) 4 c Apple juice (takes about 3 -pounds apples and 3 cups -water) 2 tb Strained lemon juice, if -desired 3 c Sugar To prepare juice: Select about one-fourth firm-ripe and three-fourths fully ripe tart apples. Sort, wash, and remove stem and blossom ends; do ...

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