Maraschino Spiced & Pickled Crab Apples

Maraschino Spiced & Pickled Crab Apples

Okay, okay. So they aren't really maraschino crab apples. No, they won't be like those over liqueured cherries that you find skewered on pastel cocktail swords afloat in Shirley Temples. Sorry folks... THESE ARE BETTER!  Bejeweled little ruby delights these glamour bombs are a visual stunner and will have your taste buds wishing you had preserved more!

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Apple Pie Filling...for Spoon to Mouth Eating

Apple Pie Filling...for Spoon to Mouth Eating

Apple pie filling for pies? Who needs that. No crust necessary here, this lady's filling goes straight from jar to mouth. Unfortunately, this childhood, now adult-maintained autumnal habit has lead to some severe  cases of sugar rush, especially if an entire pint is consumed. Oops! For this reason I drastically reduce the sugar content of the filling and replace the majority of it with apple juice or cider.

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