Canning

Easy canning recipes for beginning and experienced canners. Pressure canning and boiling water canning recipes for soups, jams and jellies, fruits, vegetables, and more.

Easy recipe for canning lilac simple syrup for cocktails, flavored iced tea, flavoring kombucha, and more. Easy canning recipe for beginners. Easy recipe for canning lilac simple syrup for cocktails, flavored iced tea, flavoring kombucha, and more. Easy canning recipe for beginners.

I love canning homemade simple syrup, and this lilac simple syrup is no exception. It’s so easy! It’s a perfect way to start canning if you haven’t already. Last year I tried canning ginger simple syrup for the first time, and it turned out wonderful. Perfect for flavoring my iced tea and home brewed kombucha.…

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Expert advice for cooling your canning jars and testing your jar lids to make sure they have sealed. Expert advice for cooling your canning jars and testing your jar lids to make sure they have sealed.

Canning is a great way to preserve fruit and vegetables from your garden. It takes some time and effort, but you will reap the rewards of your canning efforts all winter, as well as save money on your grocery bill. There are a lot of things to keep in mind when you do your own…

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Canning pickled asparagus. Step-by-step beginning instructions for canning perfect pickled asparagus. No pressure canner needed! Canning pickled asparagus. Step-by-step beginning instructions for canning perfect pickled asparagus. No pressure canner needed!

Yay! It’s asparagus season again. We have asparagus fields not even 10 miles from where we live and I have never gone to a farm to buy fresh cut asparagus. Well, this year I did, and I am so glad that I did. From April to June, during asparagus season, you can often find good…

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Easy recipe for canning old-fashioned homemade grape juice. Learn how to make homemade grape juice like a pro! Easy recipe for canning old-fashioned homemade grape juice. Learn how to make homemade grape juice like a pro!

I always thought it would be hard to make homemade grape juice, but it really isn’t! It takes a little time and you need to have the right (inexpensive) equipment, but it really is easy to make. Ingredients: Grapes* Sugar (optional) *You can prepare this recipe with purple or green grapes. It doesn’t matter if…

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Too many zucchini? Try this easy recipe for pickled zucchini. Canning and refrigerator methods both included. Too many zucchini? Try this easy recipe for pickled zucchini. Canning and refrigerator methods both included.

It’s zucchini season! If you are like me and always end up with too many zucchini in your garden (or your friend shares their zucchini with you), you are probably looking for some way to use up that extra zucchini. Using extra zucchini to make zucchini bread is always an option, but that gets old…

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How to can bread and butter pickles. Step by step boiling water canning for beginners. How to can bread and butter pickles. Step by step boiling water canning for beginners.

If you are new to canning, homemade pickles are fun and easy to make. These pickles are sweet and great for hamburgers and other sandwiches. You can buy pickling cucumbers at farmer’s markets or try growing them on your own. Ingredients: 10 c. sliced pickling cucumbers 4 medium onions, sliced thinly ½ c. pickling salt…

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