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sloe,

name applied to the blackthornblackthorn
or sloe,
low, spreading, thorny bush or small tree (Prunus spinosa) of the plum genus of the family Rosaceae (rose family), having black bark, white flowers, and deep blue fruits, usually rather acrid and not much larger than peas.
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 and also to various American wild plums.

sloe

the small sour blue-black fruit of the blackthorn
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Put the sloes in a large (1litre), sterilised kilner jar with 110g sugar.
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