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Christmas jam

Maybe a few months too early, but yesterday my home smelt of Christmas. Cinnamon and other spices mixed in with red wine and plums wafted around the house as I finally got around to cooking jam. 265 more words


#4 - Learn how to make rosehip jelly. Check!

Last night after work, I went out and picked a bag full of rose hips pretty much out my front door. Then this happened:

Sometimes living in Portland is so  557 more words


Allspice Fig Jam

Yield: about two 1/2 pint wide mouth mason jars

1 ½ lbs. ripe figs cut into pieces

1/3 cup honey

1/4 tsp ground allspice

Fresh lemon juice from 1 lemon… 33 more words


Quick hello and quick jam

Just a quick hello I’m afraid.

I’ve been trying to get all prepared for the new school year. My room is nice and tidy now, and I’ve got all my textbooks organised (mostly). 331 more words


Create your own Cream Horns...

“Dessert is like a feel-good song and the best ones make you dance.”

-chef Edward Lee

After tasting these cream horns, get ready to party.

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Plums with Cachaça Jam

Figs with Honey Jam, Plums with Cachaça Jam, Pears with Honey Jam

At home we always had the habit of preserving everything that we had in excess – like fruit, for example. 549 more words

Buttermilk Scones and Oven Cooked Raspberry Jam

Trying to unlock the secrets to the perfect scone is as difficult and complicated as trying to unlock a safe. There are so many variants and possibly combinations that it would take years to work through them all, something I would willingly do if time and finance allowed. 1,000 more words