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                         WATERMELON RIND PRESERVES
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
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   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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    1                    Watermellon
    1       qt           Water
    1       tb           Lime
    1       qt           Water
    2       c            Sugar
      1/2                Sliced lemon
    2                    Sticks ginger
 
   Pare green and pink from inch cubes of 1 melon.  Soak
   overnight in 1 quart water and 1 tbsp lime  Rinse
   well.  Boil cubes in clear water for 15 minutes.
   Drain.  Boil 1 quart water, 2 cups sugar, 1/2 sliced
   lemon, 2 sticks ginger, for 5 minutes.  Add rind and
   cook until clear.  Let stand overnight.  Repeat, and
   seal in sterilized jars.
   
   Origin:  Found in recipe box bought from garage sale.
   Shared by: Sharon Stevens
  
 
 
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