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Crock Pot Apple Butter

Like magic your slow cooker or Instant Pot will turn a bounty of apples into a smooth, deeply colorful and flavorful spread with this recipe for crock pot apple butter. So let’s head to the orchard and get apple picking! Making your own jams, jellies, fruit butters or marmalade does not get any easier than …

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spoonful of grape jelly

Grape Jelly

Making homemade jelly and homemade jam is a wonderful way to enjoy the flavor of fresh fruit year round. This grape jelly recipe is adapted from the directions on the Certo Liquid Fruit Pectin box so you can follow the same guidelines for many types of fruit jellies. Grape jelly is a great way to …

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Lemon Curd in the microwave

Lemon Curd in the Microwave

Making Lemon Curd in the Microwave is a quick way to turn lemons into lemon curd. The traditional ingredients of lemons, sugar, eggs and butter come together in three minutes with this easy microwave lemon curd recipe. Enjoy this luscious fruit spread! What is Lemon Curd? Lemon curd is a bright and delicious way to …

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Jar filled with orange lemon marmalade

Orange Lemon Marmalade

Bright and citrus-filled, homemade orange lemon marmalade will brighten any winter’s morning. With a bit of preparation now, you can easily make and preserve this orange marmalade then enjoy it in the months to come. What is marmalade? Marmalade is a preserve- similar to a jam or jelly– that is made with citrus. Oranges are …

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Spiced pear apple butter in mason jar with twine ribbon

Spiced Apple-Pear Butter

Spiced apple pear butter is a way to capture flavor of seasonal fruits to save for a future date. Preserving allows you to capture a feeling–preserving foods grants you the freedom of taking the memory of picking apples in an orchard and saving that happiness for another day.  If you are lucky enough to live …

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Onion Bacon jam in small mason jar

Crock Pot Onion Bacon Jam

Bacon onion jam is a slow cooker recipe that makes caramelized onions which then soaks up bacon flavor. Similar to a relish or even an onion marmalade in texture, this slow cooker onion jam is quickly going to be a favorite. This recipe for Crock Pot Onion Bacon Jam slowly cooked and has deep flavor. …

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cranberry orange sauce in a white bowl

Cranberry-Orange Sauce

Orange zest and freshly squeezed orange juice brighten up the traditional holiday cranberry side dish in this cranberry orange sauce. Make this cranberry orange sauce ahead of time to relieve some of the holiday stress on the big day. In the quest to make the perfect Thanksgiving dinner there always seems to be some panic …

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Hot Pepper Jelly

Homemade hot pepper jelly is a spicy and sweet jelly that you’ll love using on everything from meats to crackers. This condiment has grown in popularity and is used for appetizers, glazes, dips, spreads and more! Hot pepper jelly may not sound like your typical fruit jelly or jam but give it a try in …

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