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Lazy Sunday, The Jam Edition

Once again it is time to start making a year’s supply of preserves. With all the citrus on sale and nice and ripe, marmalade is a good place to start. Hopefully this year I will not repeat the mistake of … Continue reading

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Strawberry Preserves

The secret to good jam, jelly or preserves is the fruit. The best bet for the freshest crop is to visit a self-pick farm or farmers market. I like to get fruit that is extremely ripe. Often, after talking to … Continue reading

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Cranberry Sauce

I saw a commercial the other day with a can of cranberry sauce as the main character. The mold of the can was perfect and the final parting shot was of a smooth uniform slice being carved off the gelatinous … Continue reading

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