All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘canning’

17 Easy Homemade Gifts From The Kitchen Round Up

Easy and Delicious Homemade Gifts From the Kitchen

There’s nothing like a homemade gift; especially one that’s edible. I purposely preserve extra jams and jellies each year for gift giving. My friends and family look forward to my baskets of homemade food gifts that I give out for special occasions. An edible gift is perfect for those hard to shop for people in your life, as well as those …

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Homemade Simmering Spice Blends For Holiday Entertaining And A Great Gift Idea

It’s Beginning to Smell a Lot Like Christmas Simmering Spices

It’s amazing how scents just whisk you away to another world: a memory or place that is recognizable by how it smells. Christmas has a smell for sure, perhaps like hot apple cider mixed with pine trees, oranges and clove? At least that what it smells like for me. Even during those days that I haven’t had my oven working …

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Fig Jam With Secrets From Preservation Society

Fresh Fig Jam Recipe with Secrets

I have three fig trees growing in my garden. That wouldn’t seem like a strange thing unless you saw how small my garden is! There is no room for three figs but Oh, how I love fresh figs! This recipe for fresh fig jam comes to us from the book, Preservation Society Home Preserves: 100 Modern Recipes. Today, author Camilla Wynne …

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Sour Cherry Lemonade Concentrate From Preservation Society

Sour Cherry Lemonade Concentrate Recipe

There are some foods that you can only really enjoy in season, like sour cherries. This recipe for sour cherry lemonade concentrate can take that summertime flavour and preserve it for the year. After you make this recipe, you just need to duck into the pantry and grab a jar to make a refreshingly sweet and sour lemonade like no other!  …

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Super Simple Radishes

Pickled Radishes

There just aren’t enough recipes with radishes.  They are just about the most fun veggie out there but they are completely under-appreciated.  Radishes are easy to grow, go from seed to food in a month, have gorgeous red (purple/pink/white) globes hidden under the soil, and they add just the right spicy kick to summer food. Many times we only use them in early spring as they are …

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What Is The Secret Ingredient In This Pumpkin Butter That Makes It So

What Makes This Pumpkin Butter So Special?

This pumpkin butter is like no other. Not because it’s made in a slow cooker overnight making it super low maintenance. Nah. Not because of the pretty autumn-leaf labels. Nope.(But you CAN download these for free…just scroll down to the bottom of this post to get the PDF for either 2-inch or 2.5 inch round canning lid labels.)   It’s the …

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