Total Time
1hr 45mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

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Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Stir half the sugar into the green tomatoes and lemon and leave overnight.
  2. The next morning add the rest of the sugar together with preserved ginger and crushed pineapple and stir.
  3. Boil for 1.5 hours.
  4. Pour into prepared, sterilized jars and seal.


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mollypaul October 14, 2010

Not a lot you can do wit very green tomatoes, so I tried this. Perhaps the ginger is a bit overpowering. Too bad the lovely green turns brown in the cooking. Good though, and gets rid of those leftovers on the vines.

Comedie November 27, 2006

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