Sour Cherry Conserves with Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer from Finland

Here is a how-to video on making sour cherry conserves using spent cherries from juicing in the Mehu-Liisa steam juicer from Finland.

 

 

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How-To Video on Making Sour Cherry Jelly with the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer

Mehu-Liisa and sour cherries - 10 pounds of cherries, half a batch

Here is an instruction video on making jelly with sour cherry juice from the Mehu-Liisa steam juicer from Finland.

 

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Juicing Sour Cherries with the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer from Finland

Mehu-Liisa and sour cherries - 10 pounds of cherries, half a batch

There is a wonderful heritage farm in Harrisburg, Oregon, near where I live. Hentze’s farm has been in operation for over a hundred years. They still have a lot of old-time processing equipment for shelling nuts, slicing beans, and pitting cherries. They are also one of the last orchards in our area that still has sour cherries. I phoned in an order for 10 pounds pitted and had them put them in the freezer till I could pick them up. Today, I juiced them in my Mehu-Liisa steam juicer from Finland.

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Mock Maraschino Cherries with Juice from the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer

Mehu-Liisa cherry juice in mock Maraschino cherries - all the fixins

The other day I juiced a batch of Bing cherries in my Mehu-Liisa steam juicer. After processing, I picked out the nicest looking spent cherries (with and without stems) to make mock Maraschino cherries to enjoy later on ice cream and in cocktails. Here’s how I did it: Continue reading

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How-To Video for Juicing Bing Cherries in the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer

 

Juicing Bing cherries with the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer from Finland

Here is a how-to video on juicing Bing cherries in the Mehu-Liisa steam juicer: Continue reading

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