1 lb Tart green apples
1/2 c Raisins
1 c Water
1/3 c Lemon Juice
1 ts Ground Cinnamon
1/4 ts Ground Allspice
4 1/2 c Granulated Sugar
1 c Firmly packed light brown
1/2 ts Margarine or butter
1 Pouch Certo liquid fruit
Peel, core and finely chop enough apples to measure 2c Place in
preserving kettle or Dutch oven with raisins,water, lemon
juice,cinnamon and allspice. Stir in sugars and margarine/butter.
Place kettle over high heat and sitr until it comes to a full boil.
Boil hard for 1 minute, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and
immediately stir in liquid fruit pectin. Bring to full rolling boil
and boil hard for one minute, stirring constantly. Remove from heat.
Stir and skim foam for 5 minutes to prevent floating fruit. Pour
quickly into sterilized jars, filling up to 1/2 in from the rim. Seal
while hot with sterilized two-piece lids with new centres