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Old September 2nd, 2008, 08:56 AM
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Question Blueberry Anything Recipes??

The campground owners/friends where dh and Sandman were staying in NB were so sweet to think of picking a huge tub of wild blueberries for me.

Other than eating them as is and in smoothies, does anyone have any tried and tested blueberry recipes? I made blueberry/banana french toast this morning and the boys were not impressed . Ingrates !
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 09:25 AM
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LP what about just boiling them down and putting then in jars! Oh! that would be so nice in the winter when your baking or even on ice cream! yummy love blueberries! Depending on how big the tub is you could be making lots of muffins!!

I would even just freeze them...if you know someone with one of the sealer machines that would work out perfect! just seal them and decide later what to do with them


Cindy

Oh By the way I will come for that breakfast anytime!!!!
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 09:29 AM
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recipe difficulty 1/5 Difficulty: 1 (1=easiest :: hardest=5)

Serves/Makes: 3 cups


Ingredients:
4 cups Fresh or frozen blueberries
2 cups Sugar
3 ounces Lemon flavored gelatin



Directions:

In large saucepan, combine all three ingredients. Bring to a boil. Cook and stir for 2 minutes.

Pour into jars; refrigerate.

usually if you just use straight blueberries in stuff they are kind of tart.
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 09:31 AM
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HOLY SUGAR!!! thats like the homemade jam recipes they call for a ton of sugar! Oh there you go LP you could make some blueberry jam!! nomnomnom!!!
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 09:33 AM
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I just had some of the french toast and it was great . The boys would probably prefer the taste had I crumbled in some chips and Coke .

Hmm, boiling some down sounds good. I don't know how to make muffins . I tried a few times in the past but they tasted . Maybe I didn't have a good recipe?

I gave up on cooking a long time ago cuz the rest of the family is too darn picky (and I work with food so I don't really feel like seeing it when I get home ). But I want to start again...at least with deserts and Sandman's lunches otherwise they don't really eat properly .
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 09:36 AM
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Honestly the easiest way for me is to boil them down...or freeze them!

I know what you mean about food though! We owned a pizzeria for 10 yrs so there was no real cooking in our house! never time! now that we are out of that I enjoy cooking more!
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Thanks Aslan .

Blueberry pizza!!! No wonder my kids don't like my cooking.
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LP, go here they have all kinds of blueberry recipes, and it's all betty crocker stuff.

http://www.bettycrocker.com/search/s...ry&Tab=Recipes
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