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Recipe: Apple and Onion Marmalade

Check out this easy apple and onion marmalade, made with apples, onions, beer, and syrup. Serve alongside pork chops or ham.  The marmalade is also great on a grilled cheddar cheese sandwich.

Recipe: Apple and Onion Marmalade

Apple and Onion Marmalade

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2 Tbsp extra virgin olive oil

2 1/2 cups onions, julienned (about 2 large or 4 small onions)

12 oz. porter or another dark beer

½ cup water

3 Tbsp maple syrup

1 tsp salt

1 tsp black pepper

3 apples, Honey Crisp or Gala, medium diced

1/4 cup calvados or apple cider



Heat the oil in a medium sauce pot.  Add onions and cook until caramelized, about 3 minutes.  Deglaze with beer, and then add water, maple syrup, salt and pepper.  Cook over medium low heat until the liquid has reduced by three-fourths, about 35 minutes.  Add apples and calvados and cook for another 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until reduced.  Adjust seasoning with salt and pepper..

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