[Sca-cooks] Quinces, was Candied Citrus Peel

Mark Hendershott crimlaw at jeffnet.org
Thu Jan 4 11:56:52 PST 2007

The quinces from my tree can sometime have mold or rot beginning at 
the flower end.  I just cut it off, doesn't seem to effect the 
quality for jelly etc.  Pests don't seem to be problem in general.

Simon Sinneghe
Briaroak, Summits, An Tir

At 11:50 AM 1/4/2007, Urtatim wrote:
>Susan Fox <selene at earthlink.net> wrote:
> >  > Alas, the quinces looked terrible - they have all season - so i
> >  > didn't get any, which is a shame, since they're so fragrant, too.
> >
> >Too bad, they are probably just fine on the inside.  I follow my nose and
> >have never been led astray!
>Well, many had bruises, worm holes (not, not as in "Deep Space 9"),
>and most had moldy flower ends. I wouldn't care if they were a bit
>misshapen, or not smoothly colored. But they just looked unhealthy.

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