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Mema's Pear Preserves Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dora Netherton

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 parts pears to 1 part sugar.

Directions:
Directions:
Peel and slice pears. Mix sugar and pears together, and let set overnight. In a large pot bring to a high boil, then simmer until pears are red and clear, approximately 5 hours. Pour into sterile hot jars. Wipe off top of jar and place lid on top. Tighten bands when preserves are cool.

 

 

 

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