2 1/2 cups granulated sugar
2 cups packed light brown sugar
1 cup cornstarch
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg
2 1/2 quarts water
2 tablespoons lemon juice
6 quarts thinly sliced pared tart apples (about 7 1/4 pounds)
6 Quart jars
Mix sugars, cornstarch, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg in 4-quart Dutch oven; stir in water. Heat to boiling, stirring frequently; reduce heat. Cook stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly, about 5 minutes. Stir in juice.
Pack hot jars 1/2 full with apple slices. Pour on enough hot syrup to cover slices; remove air bubbles with rubber scraper. Continue packing jars 1/3 at a time with apple slices and syrup. When filled within 1 inch of tops, seal. Process in boiling water bat 20 minutes. 6 Quarts.
1 quart Apple Filling (above)
3/4 cup oats
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1/3 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1/2 cup butter of margarine softened
Heat oven to 375°. Spread Apple Filling in greased baking dish. 8x8x2 inches. Mix remaining ingredients; sprinkle on filling. Bake 35 minutes. 6 servings.
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