We started around 5 pm last night. Here’s a short video of the pot of sap boiling with a warming tray beside it on our wood stove. The stove was kept at about 600 degrees. The house was very warm and moist from all the steam. We had a nice sauna for the evening!
Pouring sap into the pot for boiling at 5 pm:
Jarring finished syrup at 3:55 am:
Near the end the kids must have sensed the excitement because by 4am they were all awake and sampling syrup with us. We then squished into bed together for a few hours of sleep.