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Huckleberry Wine

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Ingredients
  Huckleberries 5 Pint
  Water 6 Pint
  Granulated sugar 2 1⁄2 Pound
  Cake yeast 1
Directions

Crush fruit.
Add 1 qt.boiled water which has been cooled to room temperature.
Let stand tightly covered for 24 hours.
Squeeze out juice using several layers of cheese cloth.
Discard pulp.
Boil 1 cup sugar in 1/2 gal.water for 1 minute.
Cool.
Mix with juice; add yeast and let ferment for two weeks.
Strain through several layers of cheese cloth.
Boil 1 cup sugar in 1/2 pt.water.
Let cool.
Add to huckleberry liquid in gallon jug.
Fit jug with fermentation lock and leave in warm place until fermentation ceases.
Bottle and let age at least six months.

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