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Pear Conserve 5 cups peeled, chopped pears 2 lemons 5 cups sugar 1 orange 2 cups raisins Remove seeds from lemons and orange. Squeeze lemons and orange to get juice; set aside. Grind pulp and rind. Combine fruits, juices and sugar. Cook slowly for 1 1/2 hours, stirring frequently until thick. Place in sterilized jars, and process in a hot water bath More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

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Beet Jelly 6 cups beet juice 2 boxes Sure Jell ½ cup lemon juice 8 cups sugar 1-6 oz. box raspberry Jello Strain beet juice. Add Sure Jell and lemon juice. Bring to a good boil. Add sugar and bring to a full boil More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

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Cucumbers and Sour Cream ¾ cup sour cream 2 Tbsp. onion, chopped 2 Tbsp. cider vinegar ½ tsp dill seed 4 medium cucumbers, peeled and diced fine ½ tsp. salt Pepper to taste Mix all ingredients together, except More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

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Perfect Pie Crust Makes 5 or 6 crusts 4 cups flour 1 Tbsp. sugar 2 tsp. salt 1 1/2 cups shortening 1 Tbsp. vinegar 1 egg 1/2 cup cold water Mix first four ingredients in a separate dish. Combine vinegar, water and More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

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Hot Pepper Relish Be sure to wear rubber gloves. Peppers will burn your skin. 12 red hot peppers 12 green hot peppers 7 medium onions Grind all three together. 2 Tbsp. salt 3 cups vinegar 2 cups sugar 2 Tbsp. mustard More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

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Fried Surprise Bread Make any hot roll or bread dough recipe. Let rise as directed. Pinch off a ball of dough as you would for a roll. Roll out to 5 or 6 inches wide. Lay 3 to 5 slices of pepperoni on the dough More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

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Salsa 10 pounds tomatoes 1 bunch celery, chopped 9 green peppers, chopped 3 pounds onions, chopped 1/4 cup sugar 1 cup vinegar 3 Tbsp. salt 1 tsp. garlic powder Drop tomatoes in boiling water to loosen skin. Take More...