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When making chutney what size jars do you put them in?

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nowwearefour Tue 01-Sep-09 09:53:40

and how do you sterilise the jars? i am about to buy some jars and dont know what size to get! Do i just boil jars up to sterilise? any tips gratefully received. any good apple and date chutney recipes you would recommend?

TheDMshouldbeRivened Tue 01-Sep-09 10:02:04

we use old jars from nutella and whatever.

OhYouBadBadKitten Tue 01-Sep-09 10:03:33

I use whatever jars I have about - though I use small ones as gifts.
To sterilise I wash in hot soppy water, rinse and dry in an oven at about 110C (randomly picked temp!) The jar lids I sterilise using chempro (which dh uses for sterilising his homebrew kit)

nowwearefour Fri 04-Sep-09 16:47:41

bump

ChopsTheDuck Fri 04-Sep-09 16:50:14

i got a few nice jars from ikea that have plastic seals with metal clips. Prob hold about the same as an average jam jar.

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