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Recipes for Canned Fruits and Jellies

CANNED FRUIT AND JELLIES. “Will’t please your honor, taste of these conserves?”                                                         –Shakespeare CANNED FRUIT IN GENERAL.  MRS. F. E. BLAKE. For peaches, for instance, set on the stove a kettle of coldwater–just enough so the can will not tip Read More

Recipes for Pickles

PICKLES. “Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.”                                                       –MOTHER GOOSE. FOR SIX HUNDRED PICKLES.  MRS. M. E. WRIGHT. Make a brine of cold water and salt strong enough to bear up an egg;heat boiling hot, and pour over pickles; Read More