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Mixed Fruit Conserve

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  Peaches 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Pears 1 Pound
  Red plums 3⁄4 Pound
  Sugar 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
  Lemon juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Peel, pit, and dice peaches; measure 3 cups.
Peel, core, and dice pears; measure 2 cups.
Pit and dice plums; measure 2 cups.
In 8- to 10-quart kettle or Dutch oven combine peaches, pears, plums, sugar, and raisins.
Heat and stir till sugar dissolves.
Bring fruit mixture to full rolling boil.
Boil hard, uncovered, for 15 to 18 minutes or till syrup sheets from metal spoon, stirring constantly.
Stir in nuts and lemon juice.
Remove from heat.
Skim off foam with metal spoon.
Ladle at once into hot, clean, half-pint jars, leaving 1/4 inch headspace.
Wipe jar rims; adjust lids.
Process in boiling water bath for 15 minutes (start timing when water returns to boiling).

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4768 Calories from Fat 391

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 42 g65.1%

Saturated Fat 6.7 g33.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 280.3 mg11.7%

Total Carbohydrates 1137 g378.9%

Dietary Fiber 41 g164.2%

Sugars 1045.1 g

Protein 31 g62.8%

Vitamin A 70.2% Vitamin C 214.1%

Calcium 30.6% Iron 36.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Mixed Fruit Conserve Recipe