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helen's mincemeat

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Serves 1 - 4 Jars

the smell will give you a warm & christmas feeling also great for that christmas gift

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  • 50g chopped almonds
  • 200g grated apple
  • 300g raisins
  • 300g sultanas
  • 200g currants
  • 100g mixed peel
  • 1 grated carrot
  • 100g suet
  • 300g demerara
  • 125ml brandy
  • 1 orange juice & grated rind
  • 1 lemon juice & grated rind
  • 1tsp mixed spice


    1. mix all the ingredients together, cover & leave for two days, stirring occasionally
    2. bottle & label, use within 3 months.

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