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Green Tomato Mincemeat Filling Recipe

Makes 9 quarts

Ingredients:

  • 12 cup green tomatoes, cored (7 pounds)
  • 16 cup apples, cored (8 pounds)
  • 4 cup raisins
  • 2 cup currants, or more raisins
  • 1 cup cider vinegar
  • 2 lemons, seeded
  • 2 oranges, seeded
  • 6 cup sugar
  • 2 tbsp cinnamon
  • 2 tsp nutmeg
  • 3 tsp salt
  • 2 pn cloves
  • 1 tsp allspice
  • 8 tbsp soft margarine
  • 1 1/2 cups orange juice


Instructions:

1. Grind tomatoes in food grinder, discarding about 2/3 of juices.
2. Grind apples in food grinder, saving all juice.
3. Grind oranges, lemons, raisins and currants, saving all juices.
4. Combine all ingredients in a large pot.
5. Cook slowly for about 2 hours, be careful it doesn't burn.
6. It should be nice and thick with just a little bit of juice.
7. Ladle into hot bottles and seal.
8. Process in boiling water bath for 15 mins.



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Main Ingredient:Vegetable / Tomato
Fruit / Apple
Course:Dessert
Cuisine:American
Preparation Method:Baking
Dish:Pie
Difficulty:Easy

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