Side Dishes

Homemade Pepper Jam

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Sweet pepper jam with a little kick to wake up those taste buds! A fun fall project and a great gift for the office, a hostess gift or holiday party contribution!

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2 green bell peppers
2 red bell peppers
2 yellow bell peppers OR any combination of the above
4 Habanero/Scotch Bonnet peppers OR 6 jalapeno peppers
5 1/2 cups sugar
2 cups White Grape Juice(I used homemade Lynden Blue grape juice)
1 cup cider vinegar
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
2 pouches CERTO (DO NOT SUBSTITUTE)
Seed and devein peppers. Chop very finely, or grind with coarse plate installed, or process in food processor. You want a very fine chop but not pureed. Cook chopped peppers in the grape juice, bringing...
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Nutritions

Calories
761

Sodium
482mg
20% DV

Fat
9g
14% DV

Protein
7g
14% DV

Carbs
182g
62% DV

Fiber
5g
23% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV