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Something Sweet Recipes

Sugar-and-Spice Candied Nuts

Serves: 15 Ingredients: 1/3 cup dark brown sugar 2/3 cup white granulated sugar 1 teaspoon kosher salt Generous pinch of cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 pound walnut or pecan halves, or whole peeled hazelnuts 1 egg white room temperature 1 tablespoon water Instructions: Preheat oven to 300 degrees F. […]

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Food Preservation Without Sugar or Salt

by P. Kendall* (10/12) Quick Facts… All fruits can safely be canned or frozen without sugar. Sweet relish and pickle recipes do not adapt as well to sugar-free canning as do plain fruits. Use recipes from reliable sources. Process all pickles by the boiling-water method using timetables adjusted for altitude. Jams […]

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The Scoop on Sugar

Sugar is found in many foods and drinks. Some foods and drinks naturally contain sugar, such as fruits, white milk, and plain yogurt. These foods also contain other nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, and/or fiber.  Other foods and drinks have sugar added to them, such as soda, chocolate milk, candy, […]