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Mon Dec 19, 2011, 01:09 AM

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Garlic barbecue catsup

4 pounds ripe tomatoes, washed and stemmed

2 tablespoons salt

1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper

2 tablespoons powdered ginger

6 chopped garlic cloves

1/4 teaspoon dry mustard

Put all ingredients in a large kettle and boil until mixture is reduced by half. This will take at least one hour. Press through a sieve or put in food processor. Reheat to boiling and put in hot sterile jars. Seal and process for 10 minutes in boiling water bath.

Yield: 3 pints.

Sour Maine catsup

8 quarts tomato puree

1 quart vinegar

1/2 cup brown sugar

4 tablespoons salt

4 teaspoons dry mustard

1 teaspoon ground cloves

1 tablespoon ginger

1/2 teaspoon black pepper

Combine all ingredients and simmer until quantity is reduced by half. Pour into hot, clean bottles, seal and process in hot water bath for eight minutes. Yield: Three pints.

Basic Dijon-style mustard

2 cups dry wine

1 large onion, chopped

3 cloves garlic, pressed

1 cup (4 ounces) dry mustard

3 tablespoons honey

1 tablespoon oil

2 teaspoons salt

Combine wine, onion and garlic in a saucepan. Heat to boiling and simmer five minutes. Cool and discard the strained solids. Add the liquid to the dry mustard and stir until smooth. Blend in honey, oil and salt. Return to the saucepan and heat slowly until thickened, stirring constantly. Allow the mixture to cool and place in a covered jar. Age the mustard six to eight weeks or to suit your taste, then refrigerate to maintain flavor.

To create variations, take a cup of the basic Dijon and add one of the following:

Honey Dijon: Add 1/2 cup honey. Hot honey mustard: Add 3/4 cup dry mustard and 1/2 cup honey.

Citrus mustard: A tablespoon of lemon, lime or orange juice and one tablespoon of honey.

Jalapeno mustard: Two tablespoons canned jalapeno peppers (chopped) and one tablespoon juice from the can.

Dried herb mustard: One tablespoon of dill weed, lemon thyme, tarragon, rosemary or basil.

Horseradish mustard

1 cup dry mustard

1/4 cup honey

1/2 teaspoon salt

1/2 cup vinegar

1/4 cup oil

1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice

1/4 teaspoon grated lemon peel

5 tablespoons horseradish

Combine ingredients in a food processor or blender. Mix well, jar and seal mustard. Age two to eight weeks, then refrigerate.

Smooth mustard

1/2 cup mustard seed

1/4 cup cider vinegar

1/2 cup water

Dash of salt

Dash of turmeric

Grind mustard seed in grain mill, blender or food processor. Combine the resulting flour with 1/4 cup cider vinegar and 1/2 cup water in the top of a double boiler. Stir until smooth. Cool and thin as needed with water or cider vinegar.

Chinese hot mustard

1 cup dry mustard

1/4 teaspoon corn oil

2 tablespoons honey

1/2 cup water

Mix ingredients. Jar and seal. Age two weeks, then refrigerate.

Oswego "Gonna try making my own damn mustard now" Atheist

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