- Assemble utensils and ingredients on kitchen counter:
strainer (flour sifter) ($9.45)
2 popsicle molds (makes 8 each) ($5.23)
2 cups whole golden grapes
1 small lime (juice) ($10.50 - food total)
1/3 cup sugar (in house)
1/2 cup water
- Blend 20 seconds, pressing down
Pour through mesh strainer
Rinse blender ($26.49)
Blend 20 more seconds
Pour into popsicle molds
Refrigerate 4 hours or overnight
- Cook's note: This was my first blender.
After blending, I removed the container
without the bottom being covered.
You know what happened!
I cleaned up my counter, my sink and
washed my floor.
I shopped for ingrediants again ($13.50)
By mistake, I bought AVOCADOS
instead of kiwis (I returned them)
- Total taxis and busfares ($2.95)
TOTAL COST: (excluding time & labor)...$68.12
Yield: 11 popsicles = $6.20 each)
(Next time the cost promises to be only 99 cents each)
September 5, 2003