Sour Cherries in Light Syrup

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Ingredients

    • 9 lb sour cherries, washed and pitted
    • 8 lb sugar
    • 4 cups water
    • Jars, washed in hot water and ready to use

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How to make Sour Cherries in Light Syrup:

  • In a big pan heat up 4 cups of water and 8 pounds of sugar. Stir occasionally until mixture becomes clear.

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  • Put washed and pitted sour cherries in a big pot or dish (heat safe). Pour the clear syrup over the cherries and bring to a boil. Boil for 5 minutes on low heat.
  • Turn off the heat and let the cherries completely cool down.

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  • Heat up cherries, bring to a boil and turn off the heat. Let them cool down once again.

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  • Bring to a boil one more time. This time don’t need to cool down just put them in the jars.

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Sour Cherries in Light Syrup

Sour Cherries in Light Syrup

Course Dessert
Servings 20
Calories 855 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 9 lb sour cherries washed and pitted
  • 8 lb sugar
  • 4 cups water
  • Jars washed in hot water and ready to use

Instructions
 

  • In a big pan heat up 4 cups of water and 8 pounds of sugar. Stir occasionally until mixture becomes clear.
    Sour Cherries in Light Syrup
  • Put washed and pitted sour cherries in a big pot or dish (heat safe). Pour the clear syrup over the cherries and bring to a boil. Boil for 5 minutes on low heat.
  • Turn off the heat and let the cherries completely cool down.
    Sour Cherries in Light Syrup
  • Heat up cherries, bring to a boil and turn off the heat. Let them cool down once again.
    Sour Cherries in Light Syrup
  • Bring to a boil one more time. This time don’t need to cool down just put them in the jars.
    Sour Cherries in Light Syrup

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Sour Cherries in Light Syrup
Amount Per Serving
Calories 855 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Sodium 18mg1%
Potassium 198mg6%
Carbohydrates 221g74%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 181g201%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 1482IU30%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 24mg2%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Keyword cherries, cherry, dessert, sour cherries, syrup
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