Blackberry Lemonade

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Nothing tastes more like summer than a cold, refreshing glass of Old-Fashioned Blackberry Lemonade! Let the berries sit in a mason jar with sugar and water, squeeze in some lemons, and you've got an easy treat ready with just a few minutes of work. The perfect balance of sweet and tart, this fresh juice is a simple and delicious way to take advantage of ripe summer blackberries!

4
1 c fresh blackberries
1/2 c sugar
2 1/2 c boiling water
3/4 c freshly squeezed lemon juice
  1. Place the blackberries and the sugar in a quart jar. Fill the jar with boiling water; stir to dissolve the sugar. Let sit at room temperature until cool (at least 4 hours or overnight).
  2. To...
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Nutritions

Calories
54

Sodium
8mg
0% DV

Fat
9g
14% DV

Protein
4g
8% DV

Carbs
16g
5% DV

Fiber
7g
30% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV