Stewed Prunes

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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Ingredients

  • ½ lb. prunes
  • 1 quart water
  • ¼ cup sugar

Method

Wash the prunes, and then soak them in cold water over night. Cook slowly in the water in which they were soaked until soft. Add one-fourth cup sugar to every two cups of prunes and cook five minutes longer. Season with lemon juice or cinnamon if desired.