Green Tomato Mincemeat
Yield: 8 pintsYet another family recipe. also makes a very tasty pie for the holidays or anytime.
Ingredients:20 apples of your choice (macs are very good)
20 green tomatoes (must not show any signs of ripening)
5 teaspoons ground cinnamon
5 teaspoons ground nutmeg
2-1/2 teaspoons ground cloves
5 cups sugar
5 teaspoons butter
5 teaspoons salt
2-3 cups of raisins
Instructions:Core and peel apples.
Cut tomatoes into chunks.
Run the tomatoes and apples through a grinder with a coarse blade. (Do not use a food processor).
Add spices and raisins and bring to a boil for 15-20 minutes.
Seal in clean jars using the hot pack method. The longer it sets the better the taste.