Strawberry Preserves

Strawberry Preserves Recipe

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ginger skaggs


I was going through one of my recipes boxes and found this. It is written on a small piece of memo paper dated 1960. I made some this week and are they good.


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4 cups strawberries
4cups sugar
1 tablespoon vinegar
jars and lids

How to Make Strawberry Preserves


  • 1Cap and wash strawberries.
  • 2Put in an enameled or stainless pan with the vinegar.
  • 3Boil one minute with lid on pan.
  • 4Add sugar and cook for 30 minutes or until preserves are as thick as you wish. No lid please and cook on medium heat or lower. Stir often to keep from sticking or bubbling over.
  • 5Put in clean jars and seal.
  • 6Four cups of strawberries makes approximately 4-5 pints of preserves.

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Course/Dish: Jams & Jellies

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