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Sugared Violets

While the violets continue to bloom, my daughter, Rebecca, suggested I describe how to candy them. Here’s what to do. Pick 50 or so sweet violets, each with a bit of stem. If you can’t candy them right away, keep … Continue reading

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Sweet Violet Syrup

  There is little as pleasantly startling as the scent of blooming violets on a cold day in early spring. The little purple flowers have spread so thickly through my front lawn over the years that I now have nearly … Continue reading

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