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dreadlocklove
« on: May 23, 2012 10:44:13 AM »

I'm expanding my homesteading skills with canning.  Here's what I made using dandelion flowers I harvested yesterday:



DANDELION JELLY: Taraxacum officinale petals, spring water, sugar (100% white granulated in light yellow batch and 50/50 with brown sugar in darker batch), lemon juice, liquid pectin.
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« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2012 11:09:45 AM »

It looks like it came out great!  For those of us who have never tried it, does it have a distinctive flavor or is it similar to something else? 
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« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2012 11:12:07 AM »

It tastes similar to honey!
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« Reply #3 on: May 23, 2012 11:45:13 AM »

Wow...cool!
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« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2012 12:12:46 PM »

Beautiful! Sounds delicious!
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« Reply #5 on: May 23, 2012 01:15:48 PM »

 Shocked VEGAN HONEY!!!!   

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« Reply #6 on: May 23, 2012 03:47:42 PM »

looks wonderful.  is it just the flowers you use?
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« Reply #7 on: May 23, 2012 04:36:43 PM »

I'd like the recipe as well Smiley i would love to make my own honey substitute. Kjlutz, you really dont want to use the stems for anything, they're rather bad tasting. I've used the flowers for salads and a few other things as well, but this would be great for the summer.
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« Reply #8 on: May 23, 2012 08:43:37 PM »

Beautiful!! The colors look so rich and delicious. I've never tried it but now I really want to!
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« Reply #9 on: May 30, 2012 01:38:59 PM »

A few of my friends are interested in the procedure as well so I'll write up a blog article and post here when it's done.
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