Homemade Honey

Recipe by Lennie
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READY IN: 3hrs 20mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 10
  • 1
    teaspoon alum
  • 3
    cups water
  • 2
    cups fireweed blossoms
  • 1
    cup red clover blossoms
  • 2 12
    cups white clover blossoms
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large saucepan, bring water, sugar and alum to a boil and boil for 10 minutes.
  • Take off heat.
  • Rinse off blossoms in strainer and drain well (be sure not to leave any green parts on blossoms or honey will be wild or grassy tasting).
  • Stir in blossoms and steep for 3 hours.
  • Remove flowers, strain through cheesecloth if necessary.
  • Reheat to a boil, then pour into jars and seal.
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