Category: Jellies

Home made preserves from tree to jar.

Spitzbub or Rascal Cookies

It seems like a lot of effort to make these lovely cookies for a particular bad little boy in the family, but this was indeed the case for these Spitzbub cookies. Loosely translated from Swiss-German to English, the name spitzbub means more or less, a clever little rascal. I guess the name for the cookie …

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Quick Fresh Fruit Jelly

Source: My mother-in-law about 1990’s. My mom and I have been making jellies and spreads for years now-with having a nice sizey organic orchard, we had the benefits of having bushels of ripe fruit at once. It was always a 2-3 hour labor intensive process, but the outcome was always worth it and well received …

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