Instructables: exploring - food - canning-and-preserves - jam - featured Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:01:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sugar Free Wild Apple Cinnamon Jam
Sugar Free Wild Apple Cinnamon Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Josehf Murchison Wild apples and other wild fruits are abundant where I live; when I’m on a walk in the late summer and fall you can barely take ten steps without coming across a wild apple tree or wild grapes growing alongside the road or trail. I can leave the house with a couple bottles of water and my empty back...
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Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:39:31 PDT
Wild Berry Jam for the Winter
Wild Berry Jam for the Winter - More DIY How To Projects]]> Justin Tyler Tate Winter is coming. There was a time when people couldn't get any kind of fruit or vegetable, in their local market, at any time of the year. For the winter, they had to preserve what grew in the summer. Because it's a useful skill to know, this instructable looks to replicate that process using wild ...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2016 07:46:01 PDT
Papaya Jam / Mermelada De Papaya
Papaya Jam / Mermelada De Papaya - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dante2G This time I will show you how made a delicious papaya jam, you should try it once in a life, you will not regret I´m sure, maybe my measurements aren´t perfect because I use grams anyway, I will put both.You will need:-1 lb Papaya.-Juice of 2 lemons (green).-0.880 lb sugar.-bottle or container.En es...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:14:44 PDT
Green Tomato Raspberry Jam
Green Tomato Raspberry Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> scooter76 So we had a pretty hot and dry summer where I live and as a result many of our tomatoes failed to fully ripen, no worries there is a use for those green tomatoes (besides frying them)I neighbor of mine had always told me about making raspberry jam with green tomatoes, and I always kinda of laughed i...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:53:25 PDT
Easy 1 Step Rose Jam
Easy 1 Step Rose Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joerg Engels At the Canning & Pickling contest 2016 I saw an Instructable about an Easy 2 Step Rose Jam and remembered an easier way to create the same in 1 simple step. Very tasty as a layer in a cake. Pick your favorite rose species (this one is called "Nostalgie") and conserve their smell for the winter. In...
By: Joerg Engels

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:01:39 PDT
Devil's Jam
Devil's Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> francy91 Devil's Jam is a sweet tomato and chili jam.It is delicious with cheese (especially goat cheese and parmigiano), meat or even on top of a pizza.You can easily make your jam as Devilish you want by adding more chili or by using a hotter variety of chili. But even the mild variety creates really tasty...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:42:41 PDT
Home made grape jelly/jam
Home made grape jelly/jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> hujan I am so lucky to have my own little grape vine and since it is pretty full it's time to preserve some of the delicious grapes!It is actually really easy, just do it the way gran did ;O)What you will need:* grapes (you can buy some too, of course)* a pot* a sieve* a spatula* Mint, vanilla (optional)*...
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDT
Sugar Free Chokecherry Jam
Sugar Free Chokecherry Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Josehf Murchison Gathering chokecherries is a great summertime activity for the whole family; in my youth we would spend our summers at our camp up north fishing and gathering wild foods from the forest. My cousins, brothers, sisters, and I, would gather berries and other fruits by the pail full. My mother and aunt ...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:10:15 PDT
RAW ROSE PETALS IN SUGAR - More DIY How To Projects]]> Anielskaanieladiy I love roses, they are beautiful, they smell divine and are extremly tasty! My grandma made traditional jams from them, that means with cooking. I, on other hand, want to keep all the goods. That's why I mainly do raw rose petals in sugar. What species of roses are perfect for preserves: Damask...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2016 03:33:10 PDT
Three Ingredient Easy Peach Jam
Three Ingredient Easy Peach Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Margaret van Velthuyzen There's nothing quite like homemade peach jam! It tastes like sunshine in a jar, especially on toast or mixed into some yoghurt. Personally, I could eat it by the spoonful -- and have been known to do so! Fresh and preservative-free, here's how to make your own! All You Need Three Ingredient Eas...
By: Margaret van Velthuyzen

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Sun, 14 Aug 2016 19:33:28 PDT
Fig Jam
Fig Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> jarvinene Most people are surprised to hear that I can grow figs in Western Washington (outside of Seattle), but they do quite well! Depending on the year, I can get anywhere from 75-150 figs--and my tree is still young! Check out my gardening blog.Figs make a beautiful, summery jam, and because they are so n...
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Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:49:00 PDT
Apricot Habanero Jam
Apricot Habanero Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> prairiecalifornian There’s this pepper sauce that I LOVE back in California. They make an original and a spicy cranberry, but my favorite is the apricot habanero. I know it sounds like it is burn your eyes off hot, but it is the perfect balance of sweet and spicy. Both the regular and the original pepper sauces start ...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2016 10:27:41 PDT
Let's Make Coconut Jelly (Jam)
Let's Make Coconut Jelly (Jam) - More DIY How To Projects]]> flour on my apron This jelly is somewhere between a jelly and a thickened syrup. You can use it as a topping on cakes, on pancakes and hotcakes, or in baking.Let's take a look at how we make coconut jelly. Ingredients To make the coconut jelly you will need: 400 mls coconut cream 180 grams soft brown sugar 1 Tab...
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Wed, 10 Aug 2016 02:52:36 PDT
How to Make Apricot Jam
How to Make Apricot Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> autumsawesome Is there anything better than a slice of bread, with apricot jam on a hot summer day?...nope. Well then lets pull out the jam and - wait a minute why not make the jam and the bread. For the bread here is an Instructable, and for the jam keep reading this Instructable. Please remember to Like, Commen...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2016 11:47:44 PDT
Leftover Fruit Salad Jam
Leftover Fruit Salad Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> jʎɐɹ-ɾ Cut fruit leftovers? Summer fruit ripening too fast? Here's a stove-top jam anyone can make using things you probably already have.All you need is: 1 1/2 cup of fruit 1/2 a lemon 1/4 - 1/2 cup of sugar, depending on the sweetness level of your fruit and your preferences. A small mason jar (recommend...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 11:43:16 PDT
DIY : Blackberry Preserves
DIY : Blackberry Preserves - More DIY How To Projects]]> RecklessRedneckWoodWorks Canning and preserving fresh food seems like a chore from a bygone era, That requires lots of fancy equipment and confusing information. Well, Today, I'm going to dismiss that myth. Making fresh blackberry preserves couldn't be any easier, And honestly, It really does not require anything all that f...
By: RecklessRedneckWoodWorks

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Wed, 11 May 2016 23:10:57 PDT
Apple Butter and Orange Marmalade
Apple Butter and Orange Marmalade - More DIY How To Projects]]> jmfissel I have only in the last few years embraced canning. I had many memories of my mother and grandmother spending summers making jar after jar of delicious treats, but I just never felt the need to try it myself. Not sure what happened but I got the urge and haven't stopped since! I made some big batche...
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Sat, 6 Feb 2016 11:36:49 PST
Grandma's Strawberry Jam & Sauce
Grandma's Strawberry Jam & Sauce - More DIY How To Projects]]> Juanamac My Grandma Kath is renowned for her jams and sauces. She was a creative woman, with an infectious laugh, and a giant heart. She gardened her whole life, and fed her family through depression and war.Famously she would turn the first few raspberries or strawberries of the season into jam... A saucer ...
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Sun, 13 Dec 2015 09:56:57 PST
Blueberry Lemon Jam
Blueberry Lemon Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobcatsteph3 As I said in my Spiced Blueberry Jam 'ible I made several types of blueberry jams with the copious amount of blueberries Ohio farmers produced this summer, I was able to make a few because they're so easy to make. This Blueberry Lemon Jam is light and bright and lets those tart blueberries shine, wh...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 17:09:17 PST
Strawberry Rhubarb Jam
Strawberry Rhubarb Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> bobcatsteph3 I love a strawberry rhubarb combo, and this jam tastes like summer in a jar. This is the jam that starts off my canning season every year, and after a long, cold Ohio winter, nothing makes me happier than seeing rhubarb, then strawberries at the farmers market. My uncle provided me with much of the ...
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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 13:48:09 PST
Green Tomato & Bacon Jam
Green Tomato & Bacon Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Steamcrunk It's autumn and time to clear out the tomato patches. When you're finished you have several pounds of lovely green tomatoes but no idea what to do with them? How does a savory sweet green tomato and bacon jam sound? This simple recipe will take even the most inexperienced chef less than 90m from ...
By: Steamcrunk

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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 08:14:03 PDT
Blueberry Lime Jam
Blueberry Lime Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> jmfissel Blueberries are one of my favorite fruits, hands down. I love them in sweet breads and muffins, fruit salads, in yogurt, with cereal and I REALLY love a nice thick and chunky blueberry spread on my toast. I have always bought my jelly and jam at the supermarket because I had no clue how to do it mys...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 17:27:09 PDT
Sweet & Tangy Tomato Jam
Sweet & Tangy Tomato Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> DeandrasCrafts Sometimes having too many tomatoes is a good thing.This jam has a small kick to it so my children didn't care for it much, but I couldn't stop eating it because it's just all the flavor's I love - spicy from the chili flakes, sweet with honey, tangy with the ginger, and above all, it's made out of...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 23:23:37 PDT
The Jammy Jam Jam
The Jammy Jam Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> acoens The history of the Jammy Jam Jam starts as many maker stories often do: I had just moved to a new city and knew very few people. It was six years ago and San Francisco was my new home. Coming from the East Coast, the produce and abundant farmers markets in the Bay Area were astounding! One of the bi...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 10:02:48 PDT
Spicy Peach Microwave Jam
Spicy Peach Microwave Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Not_Tasha Making jam doesn't have to be hard and after some research on alternative methods that don't involve boiling jars, I learned that you can make jam in the microwave. This recipe is a play off of Trader Joe's Spicy Peach Salsa, which used to be one of my favorite salsas. I also eat a lot of red pepper...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 17:30:38 PDT
Blackberry Quick Jam
Blackberry Quick Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Not_Tasha Until recently, my knowledge of canning and preserving food was limited to the necessity of a big pot, cooking jars, and a lot of work. So I never really gave it much thought beyond "damn, I'd like to make that". However, that hasn't stopped me from purchasing canning jars whenever I see them cheap ...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 17:34:38 PDT
Summer Berry Jam
Summer Berry Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> marthahunt I saw the blackberries ripening along the railway line. So I went to the market and bought small strawberries and blueberries, and on the way home we picked a big bag of blackberries. You could make this jam out of any berries. It reminds me of my late mother, who took me blackberrying and taught me...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:16:33 PDT
Apricot jam
Apricot jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Yoruk Hi all, The summer is here, and it's time to start making jam for this winter. I really love making apricot jam, because apricots are inexpensive right now and they are easy to prepare for a nice jam batch.Follow these steps to discover the recipe and to know some of my tips....! Ingredients Ok,...
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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 00:21:48 PDT
Homemade Cherry Jam: From Tree to Jar
Homemade Cherry Jam: From Tree to Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> SNLouise One of the great things about summer is the fresh fruits and vegetables and all the tasty foods that can be made from them. My friends have a giant cherry tree around their house and this year we decided to use those cherries to make delicious cherry jam.Cherry jam is a great refreshing treat that c...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:29:28 PDT
How to make toast with jam
How to make toast with jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> jayludden Food was an intricate part of my childhood. We had family dinners every night--it was something that was very important to my family.The first time I made food by myself without adult supervision was in 2nd grade. I went to elementary school in Iowa City, Iowa. One day in January it was snowing real...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:32:26 PDT
Vanilla-Tangerine Jam
Vanilla-Tangerine Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> anoukkantelberg Tangerines are definitly a wintery superfood in Holland. Packed with vitamin C to keep you fit. Did you know tangerines have a calming and relaxing effect? Some even say you'll sleep better when eating these. The perfect winter fruit! This type of fruit is in season from somewhere in december to som...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:56:56 PST
Strawberry-Kiwi-Whiskey Jam
Strawberry-Kiwi-Whiskey Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Pane-Bistecca I found some really nice and small jam jars in a shop and some beautiful strawberries and kiwis on the market. But I wanted to add something special... my eyes went to the bar... that's it! Whiskey! I cooked this jam, again in my Slow Cooker, as there is no mess at all with it. Just add all ingredi...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 20:55:33 PST
Superfood Strawberry Vanilla Chia Jam
Superfood Strawberry Vanilla Chia Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> health nut Jam. That amazing fruity burst of sweetness. Pity the sugar level is so high that it could give you diabetes just by looking at it!So we wonder if we could make our own...and decide it's just too time-consuming. But what only took twenty minutes to make? And it was low in sugar, had loads of...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:43:48 PDT
Bourbon Pumpkin Pie Spread (no Pectin)
Bourbon Pumpkin Pie Spread (no Pectin) - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kimlacar I love making jam, especially when I have fresh ingredients to use. In the spirit of fall, pumpkin jam seemed the way to go. This borders on being a pumpkin butter, but whatever you want to call it, it is delicious. Stay tuned, this afternoon I will be creating a pumpkin martini with it. But for now...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:34:24 PDT
Crock pot apple butter
Crock pot apple butter - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tcdevine Recipe5 lbs apples 1 1/2 cups white sugar1 1/2 cups brown sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1/8 tsp allspice1 tsp lemon juicePeel and core apples. Mix 1 tsp lemon juice with 2 tbls water mix on apples to keep from turning brown. Drain liquid and chop apples. Put in crock pot. Mix the rest of the ingredients a...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:39:29 PDT
Rhubarb & Honey Jam
Rhubarb & Honey Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Josehf Murchison With the health issues of my wife and sons I make jams and fruit desserts for them out of natural ingredients and artificial sweeteners, every spring I make Rhubarb & Honey Jam for them.Although you can pick Rhubarb all summer long and into the fall the best time to pick Rhubarb is in the spring whe...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 20:49:14 PDT
Seedless Red Currant Jam
Seedless Red Currant Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Bonvivant In the summer of 2013 I visited a friend in Dusseldorf. We both gravitate toward food and our conversations start, end, and are about food. Of course this makes sense if you are the guest of an artist that works mainly with food, people, and memory. Back in the fall of 2011 I met Arpad Dobriban...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 16:12:40 PST
Crimsonberry Vegan Jam
Crimsonberry Vegan Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> alannarosewhitney This brilliant, scarlet-coloured jam is the perfect combination of sweet and tangy, makes a great dessert topping, goes fantastic on toast and suits a vegan diet. It is made without pectin, only sugar. To make delicious Crimsonberry vegan jam you will need: Raspberries Strawberries Cranberries Gra...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:00:06 PST
homemade lingonberry jam
homemade lingonberry jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> sursula lingonberrys (preisselbeeren in german) are a eurasian relative of the cranberry. they make a deliciuos jam that is perfect with many cheese or meat dishes. right now they can be found it lots of the woods surrounding my city so when i picked some last weekend i made my own lingonberry jam. here's h...
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 03:17:12 PDT
how to make my ultimate hot and sweet chilli garlic ginger jam
how to make my ultimate hot and sweet chilli garlic ginger jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> chipbuttiesandnoodlesoup I am slightly addicted to chilli and eat it on as many foods as possible.  This is a spicy and sweet chilli jam with garlic and ginger.  I think it has a bit of a spicy kick but it is not mouth burning, and you can still taste all the individual flavours.  You can make it less hot by deseeding or us...
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Thu, 6 Dec 2012 05:19:19 PST
Pumpkin jam
Pumpkin jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Patxipt Here's a recipe for making pumpkin jam. It is very easy to make, you just need to pay some attention. Plus, there is also a bonus! Let's start! You will need: - Large pumpkin, around 9Kg/18pounds - Sugar - Salt - Cinnamon - Nuts Start by cutting open the pumpkin and remove the seeds carefuly...
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Tue, 4 Dec 2012 03:15:55 PST
Preserving Chillies: Jam, Flakes, Powder
Preserving Chillies: Jam, Flakes, Powder - More DIY How To Projects]]> pudtiny Every year grow around 20-40 chilli plants of several varieties then preserve them for the rest of the year by: Making Jam Making Chilli flakes Making Chilli powder Or just freezing them (if you just cook with your chillies simply put them in a bag in the freezer, when needed chop while frozen and ...
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Wed, 19 Sep 2012 05:59:34 PDT
Peach & Pear Butter
Peach & Pear Butter - More DIY How To Projects]]> karalalala Fruit butters are some of the nicest things to eat. They have a beautiful smooth, spreadable texture, and the long cooking process caramelizes the sugars and brings out deeper flavours hiding in the fruit. Technique wise it’s kind of  between making a jam and making caramel. As it cooks, you can see...
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 21:47:07 PDT
Drunken Fig Preserves
Drunken Fig Preserves - More DIY How To Projects]]> slylee My Dad is a fig FANATIC. And this is probably an understatement. His yard of more than 50 trees encompasses 21 varieties of fig trees, each one with a distinct flavor, sweetness, and personality.  Each year I am lucky enough to be able to gorge my belly full of these delectable treats, but a human ...
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Thu, 2 Aug 2012 14:27:47 PDT
Apricot Raspberry Jam
Apricot Raspberry Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> straycatmeow Summer...I don't like the heat and I'm not a big fan on swimming, but there is one thing I LOVE about summer(besides fireworks). Summer fruit! There's nothing better than going to your local orchard, farmers' market or even your own backyard and picking summers best secret.That first bite is almost ...
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Sun, 15 Jul 2012 20:26:22 PDT
Homemade Wild Raspberry Jam
Homemade Wild Raspberry Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> JFabor Berry season is upon us!  Share a berry picking adventure with a few friends then turn your wild treasures into jam.  With these short steps and a few simple ingredients you can enjoy the pleasures of your harvest year round! Step 1: Find some berries! Peak berry season in Iowa begins at the e...
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Sat, 16 Jun 2012 19:08:24 PDT
Onion Confiture
Onion Confiture - More DIY How To Projects]]> dlewisa Confitura is a sweet preservation technique. Literally (note here that I'm using the term "literally" correctly . . . use it correctly or I'll hunt you down). Confitura is the process of jamming. No, not like a garage band does every Thursday night upsetting neighbors. Confiture is a sweetened veget...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2011 07:20:48 PDT
Low-hassle User-Friendly Marmalade, (no canning or stovetop!)
Low-hassle User-Friendly Marmalade, (no canning or stovetop!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> megmaine Great for your tea party or your 'me' party, here is an economical and low-hassle way to have organic marmalade around with no GMOs and no corn syrup. This is easily customized to taste. Absolutely no standing there stirring constantly, or canning, required! Very user-friendly. You could make this i...
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 08:11:59 PDT
Fruit-tootin' Pepper Jam
Fruit-tootin' Pepper Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ex Machina For toast, ice cream cream cheese with crispy crackers, straight from a bowl, whatever..... Ingredients 1/2 lb. mixed peppers (red bell, jalapeño, serrano, habanero, etc.), chopped.  The amount of burn is up to you. Strips of orange zest (about 1/4 of the orange) 3/4 lb. peaches, peeled, pitted a...
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Sun, 29 Jan 2012 23:51:30 PST
How to Make Simple Lemon Curd
How to Make Simple Lemon Curd - More DIY How To Projects]]> jen7714 Lemon curd is tart, tangy, and a perfect addition to any dessert or sweet. What's not to like? While it takes exotic-ly unique, it only uses  five ingredients. I love spreading it on my favorite butter cookies or drawing a lattice pattern on a freshly baked cake. It is so simple to whip up and the r...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 11:45:13 PST