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Pimenta officinalis; the dried fruit is used as a carminative and flavoring agent; of purported value as a topical anesthetic.
Synonym(s): Jamaica pepper.
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Use homemade chicken stock if possible, although canned works fine, Add two or three whole allspice to the chicken stock and let simmer for a little while to give this soup a unique flavor.
(Makes 2 quarts) 1 48-ounce bottle cranberry juice 2 cups apple juice 1/4 cup lemon juice 2 cinnamon sticks, broken into 1-inch pieces 4 whole cloves 4 whole allspice 1 yellow delicious apple 1 Granny Smith apple 1 red delicious apple Whole cloves
3/4 Cup Campari 3/4 Cup orange liqueur 2 Bottles medium-bodied red wine 6 Cups cranberry juice 1 Cup fresh or frozen cranberries 1/2 Cup raisins 1/2 Cup sugar 6 Cinnamon sticks 10 Whole cloves 10 Whole allspice 6 Whole star anise 1 Whole nutmeg 1 tsp.
SOUR PICKLES 50 tiny cucumbers 1 cup salt Vinegar 3 green peppers, chopped 6 whole allspice 6 peppercorns 1 1/2 sticks cinnamon 1 blade (or 1 tablespoon) mace 1 bay leaf 1 small onion, minced 1 1/2 tablespoons mustard seed Wash cucumbers and place in large crock.