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Chokecherry Delights: Syrup

Try this tasy chokecherry syrup recipe
By Sharon Niederman
August/September 2002
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Makes 3 pints

This tasty recipe is from Edible Wild Fruits and Nuts of Canada by Nancy Turner and Adam Szczawinski (University of Chicago Press, 1984).

• 8 cups ripe chokecherries
• 1/2 cup water
• 1 ounce pectin crystals
• 2 pounds sugar

1. Prepare the juice as described above and place in a saucepan, add the pectin, and bring to a boil, stirring frequently.

2. Stir in the sugar, boil hard for 1 minute, then skim the foam off the top and pour the syrup into sterilized jars.

3. Store in the refrigerator.

Click here for the original article, Chokecherry Delight.








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