A Beginners Guide to Making Quince Paste

Our young quince tree pretty much doubles the amount of fruit it produces each year. This year there are plenty for quince paste, jelly and poached fruit, next year I may be setting up a factory!

Quince Marmalade

Quince Marmalade

Paula Perry (Tasmania) More like jam than marmalade but a truly magical colour and flavour! Ingredients 2 kg quinces 2 lemons 2 kg sugar

Kiwifruit       Chutney

Kiwifruit Chutney

From Elizabeth Ingredients 2 onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon finely grated root ginger 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup cider vinegar ½ cup sultanas 750g kiwifruit, peeled and sliced

Green       Tomato Chutney

Green Tomato Chutney

From Lesley Ingredients 1 kg green tomatoes, chopped 2 large onions 1 kg cooking apples 500g sultanas 1 ½ bottles malt vinegar 1 ¼ tablespoon plain salt 1 tablespoon ground all spice ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper