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  1. Frugal Recipes, Leftovers, Budget Meals
    I made this for the first time today..I will tell you you can't tell the difference between store bought or homemade..however,the homemade version has no chemicals in it and also saves you some money.. 2-cups sugar 3/4 C. water 1/4 tsp cream of tarter Dash of salt Combine all 4...
  2. Health and beauty
    I have molassas, rock candy and mountain whiskey :). Does anyone have a recipe? My mamaw used to make this for us and we have lost her recipe.
  3. General Chat
    Is maple syrup the new super food? - The Globe and Mail YEAH eat your maple syrup to bad to real stuff is so expensive!!!!
  4. Candy making
    I have developed and intolerance to corn and am looking for a corn syrup substitute. I have tried to make the homemade corn syrup and now have a jar campletely packed with sugared syrup. It is as hard as rock Can I use agave syrup? Anyone know?
  5. Kitchen Basics
    Anyone know how to make a elderberry syrup? I was reading articles about how they are wonderfull for you and they sugested elderberry syrup and I want to know how to make it... I would love to have the one made with honey that I read about but cant find the recipe online... Hope someone can...
  6. Kitchen Clones
    Hershey's Syrup Supposedly this is the recipe featured on the can of Hershey's cocoa before Hershey's syrup was marketed. Thicker than other syrup recipes I've tried and none of the gross stuff in commercial varieities SERVES 32 , 2 cups (change servings and units) Ingredients 1 cup cocoa 1...
  7. Kitchen Basics
    I just made 4 cups of strawberry syrup. It turned out great. I sliced up 3 pounds of strawberries for the dehydrater, i cut them in the food proscessor, all the small pc's and juice i put in a pan with 2 cups of water 1/2 cup of corn syrup and cooked it for around 30 minutes. making sure it...
  8. Health and beauty
    Ugh I have a horrible sore throat and cough. Any home remedies or homemade cough syrup? Cough syrup is like $8 for a small bottle...
  9. Health and beauty HALF the corn syrup products tested had mercury! And one-third of food products! If there weren't enough good reasons to stop ingesting this stuff, and give up junk foods this has certainly put me over the edge. I know corn syrup sweeteners...
  10. Question and Answer
    Can i freeze the syrup that comes in a store bought can of peaches? I always dump it out before i eat the peaches. I thought it might be a tasty snack if i put it in individual 1/2 cup containers and froze it. Does it expand like water does when frozen? Should i put a lid on it or leave the lid...
  11. General Chat
    (darn I messed up the title by hitting enter accidentally - It was supposed to be high fructose corn syrup isn't bad for you?) Ok. I was watching TLC after watching season premiere of Heroes (wow!! ). Anyways, a commercial comes on basically saying that high fructose corn syrup isn't bad for...
  12. Breakfast and brunch
    Homemade Maple syrup Recipe DescriptionMy kids prefer this over store bought syrup Preparation Steps: Level of Difficulty:easy Time Needed: Ingredients:3 cups sugar 1 1/2 cups cold water 3 TBS moleasses 1 tsp vanilla 2 tsp butter flavor (optional) 1 tsp maple...
  13. Kitchen Basics
    I glanced at the hershey's syrup bottle after making myself a nice glass of chocolate milk and noticed that the first ingredient was high fructose corn syrup!!! So, I wrote to the company hoping that maybe they can reformulate it so that it is not such a major ingredient. We will be using what...
  14. Kitchen Basics
    k I am going to make a granola bar thing for snack for the kids tommorow and it calls for 1/2 c of corn syrup. is there a subsitute that i can use for it?? thanks
  15. General Chat
    I've been noticing how high fructose corn syrup is in so much nowadays. A few months back I noticed Smuckers had high fructose corn syrup, corn syrup AND sugar! So does most every other brand out there. If you get the sugar free there is stuff in it that I can't even pronounce. SO I don;t want...
  16. Kitchen Basics
    A friend of dh's at work gave him strawberries/ They are really really ripe so I thought that I would make strawberry syrup out of them for pancakes, ice cream etc. Looking through cookbooks I can't find a recipe. Anybody have a recipe or suggestions. TIA Barbara
  17. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    I've been thinking about making my own syrup, but I have a couple of questions for those of you that do make your own syrup. How do you store it and how long will it keep?
  18. Chocolate
    My Tightwad Gazette with the recipe I use is on loan-out and I need to make a batch of chocolate syrup. Can anyone who has it post it please? Thanks in advance!
  19. Chocolate
    1 cup all-purpose flour 2 Tablespoons sugar 1 Tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 egg 3/4 cup milk 2 Tablespoons canola oil 1/4 cup miniature chocolate chip baking bits 1/2 cup honey 1/4 cup butter or margarine 1/2 to 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon In one bowl, combine the...
  20. Kitchen Basics
    :D Darlene saw my karo syrup in my pantry and asked me what I used it for, so I thought I'd add it as part of the pantry staples thread for today. To continue adding to the pantry staples list of how you use your pantry inventory... karo syrup. What do you use it for? I use it for caramel...
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