How do I preserve apples with lemon juice?

Answer Freezing in SyrupMix 3 tbsp. of lemon juice with 4 cups of water and 2 1/2 cups of sugar. Chill the mixture and pour it into pint sized containers before adding apple slices if you want to freeze a... Read More »

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How do i freeze apples using lemon juice?

Prep WorkWash each apple thoroughly. Peel, core and cut each apple into quarters before freezing them. About 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 pounds of apples will fill a pint sized container. To fill a quart sized ... Read More »

How do I freeze apples with lemon juice?

Apple PreparationWash apples under running water and rub dry. Peel, core and slice the apples into wedges.Prevent BrowningDip the apples in a solution of 3 tsp. lemon juice mixed with half a cup of... Read More »

Why does lemon juice stop apples from browning?

Apples and bananas brown when they are cut or bruised because of a chemical reaction called enzymatic browning. This oxidation reaction occurs when the flesh of the apple or other fruit is exposed ... Read More »

How do I soak apples in lemon juice to prevent browning?

Fill a large bowl or pot halfway with water. Add 1 cup of lemon juice, either fresh or bottled, for every gallon of water. Add apples to the water, as you cut them, to prevent the apple slices from... Read More »