Are You Making These Canning Mistakes?
Canning is one of the best ways to preserve your summer produce. Whether you a beginning canner or not, are you making these canning mistakes?
Homemade Tomato Paste – Food in Jars
Three weeks ago, I bought my annual batch of tomatoes to preserve. 100 pounds worth. I canned them whole, I canned them crushed, I slow roasted and froze them and I made 17 pints of corn and tomato salsa (keep your eyes peeled for a comprehensive tomato preservation post coming soon). And still, there were […]
Over 800 Canning Recipes For Winter Storage
Discover the art of canning with one of our homemade canning recipes, including best-ever dill pickles, homemade tomato salsa, and sweet jellies and jams. Gather your canning jars and give it a try.
How to Harvest and Dry Herbs for Storage
Herbs that you plan to dry for storage should be harvested at their peak to conserve the herbs’ natural oils responsible for flavor, aroma, and medicinal properties. The timing depends on the plant part you are harvesting and how it will be used. After harvesting, you want to dry herbs quickly to preserve their essential oils for the greatest intensity.
Homemade Canned Diced Tomatoes (water bath method)
Make your own homemade canned diced tomatoes with this easy recipe and tutorial! It walks you through step-by-step canning tomatoes with the water bath method, so you don't need a pressure canner or any other special equipment. Plus homemade canned diced tomatoes taste way better than store-bought AND you won't have to buy any come winter! :: DontWastetheCrumbs.com
How to Keep Lemons Fresh Longer
How to store lemons so they last longer (works for limes too!) Great kitchen tip-I hate when I go to juice my fruit for a recipe and it's all hard and dried out!
How to Can Diced Tomatoes (a step-by-step tutorial)
This easy step-by-step photo tutorial will have you saving money and canning your own diced tomatoes in no time! Who knew it could be so simple?
Canned Garlic Recipe
Make your own, minced, canned garlic! Have garlic on hand at all times to add to your delicious recipes by canning your own. In just over an hour you can have enough canned garlic to last a year with this easy canned garlic recipe.
How To Dehydrate Lemons | The Homestead Survival
There’s nothing better on a hot day than a refreshing drink of cold, crisp water infused with a dehydrated lemon and a slice of cucumber. Actually
How to Dry Cure Meat at Home
Learn how to preserve and dry cure meat at home like Laura Ingalls and the pioneers. Learning how to cure meat, which recipes and techniques don't require a refrigerator and how to make sure you're doing it safely. Grab 3 free dry curing meat recipes and start making your own meats at home
Pina Colada Jam
If you like pina coladas, you’ll love this! But here’s the kicker: The secret ingredient is fresh zucchini. Spread the jam on crackers and cheese or add to a pan sauce to give chicken or pork chops a tropical twist. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen