Issue 48 Three Suet Recipes

How to Make Your Own Suet
Woodpecker Treat
1 lb. suet 1/4 cup raisins
1 cup oatmeal 1/2 cup shelled sunflower seeds
1 cup chunky peanut butter 1 apple, peeled and cut into small pieces

Chickadee Delight
1 lb. suet 1 cup cornmeal
1 Tbl. grape jelly 1 cup peanut butter
1/2 cup shelled sunflower seeds 1/2 cup blueberries or serviceberries (optional)

Nuthatch Special
1 lb. suet 1 cup cornmeal
1/4 cup shelled sunflower seeds 1/4 cup chopped walnuts
1/4 cup chopped peanuts


Other ingredients that can be added to suet
Acorns Chopped pecans Popcorn
Oats White or wheat flour Cubed or shredded cheese
Pine seeds Dried or fresh chopped fruit Fresh coconut
Millet Hickory nuts All-Bran cereal
Rye Crushed dog biscuits Berries
Cracked corn Whole wheat bread crumbs or ground crackers Sand or finely crushed egg shells for grit