Tag Archives: raspberries

Raspberry Juice with the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer from Finland

I picked up a flat of red raspberries at Detering Orchards the other day and made some wonderful, tangy raspberry juice in my Mehu-Liisa steam juicer. A flat of 12 pints equaled a half batch in the juicer. The process … Continue reading

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4 Basic Steps to Delicious Juice with the Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer

Step 1. Prepare the fruit and heat the water pan. Give your produce a rinse and cut out any bad spots. No need to pit, stem, or skin fruit. Cut into large chunks and fill the Mehu-Liisa’s steam colander. In … Continue reading

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Raspberry Wine 2016 Part One

This time of year I usually have leftover berries from the previous season. It’s a good time for doing some juicing and processing. This spring I decided to make wine from my frozen raspberries.

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A noteworthy post from Mehu-Liisa user, Granny Miller

Here’s a post by Granny Miller about juicing with the Mehu-Liisa steam juicer. Her blog is well worth a look around. I am very appreciative of folks like Granny Miller for keeping skills from past generations alive. Thank you, Granny! … Continue reading

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Freezing fruit before steam juicing with Mehu-Liisa

  I often freeze soft berries like strawberries, raspberries, cherries, and blueberries for use later in the season with my Mehu-Liisa Steam Juicer. A couple quarts of frozen berries on top of a batch of apples, pears, peaches, or white … Continue reading

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