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sophiem Oct 7, 2009 04:42 AM

why is my quince jelly cloudy yellow not clear red? couldnt be more wrong...!

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    katecm RE: sophiem Oct 7, 2009 10:27 AM

    If it makes you feel better, I've never seen red quince jelly!

    1. Sally599 RE: sophiem Oct 7, 2009 02:03 PM

      You have to let the fruit oxidize to get it to turn pink, like when apples turn brown. If you added lemon juice you probably inhibited this reaction. If its cloudy then you might have forced it through the jelly bag rather than letting it naturally drain.

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