Canning

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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How to can garbanzo beans (chick peas) to make homemade hummus. Step by step pressure canning for beginners. How to can garbanzo beans (chick peas) to make homemade hummus. Step by step pressure canning for beginners.

If you like to can, and you also like homemade hummus, than you should try canning garbanzo beans so that you always have them on hand when you want to make hummus. Canning your own beans is much less expensive then buying precooked beans. You should be able to find garbanzo beans (also called chick…

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Easy recipe for canning homemade dandelion jelly. Tastes just like honey! Easy recipe for canning homemade dandelion jelly. Tastes just like honey!

I’ve always wanted to try making dandelion jelly. It sounds a little weird, but everyone says it tastes like honey. Well guess what? It does! (Dandelions also have many health benenfits). Dandelion jelly is really easy to make. You just need to harvest some fresh dandelions on a sunny day. Make sure that the dandelions…

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If you have never canned before, try canning some homemade barbecue sauce from fresh tomatoes. Homemade is best! If you have never canned before, try canning some homemade barbecue sauce from fresh tomatoes. Homemade is best!

I have to admit, I was a little skeptical about canning homemade barbecue sauce. It is relatively inexpensive at the store, so why go to the effort to make it? Well, for one thing store bought barbecue sauce contains a lot of extra ingredients like corn syrup, which you may be wanting to limit in…

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