Tag Archive: Canning

10 Easy Freezer Jam Recipes, No Canning Required

10 Easy Freezer Jam Recipes, No Canning Required Have you always wanted to make your own jam, but you are worried about the canning process? Or is the temperature just too hot to turn on the stove top? If either is the case, or if you just want a quick and easy way to make …

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The Basics Of Canning Anything

The Basics Of Canning Anything The canning process involves placing foods in jars or similar containers and heating them to a temperature that destroys micro-organisms that cause food to spoil. During this heating process air is driven out of the jar and as it cools a vacuum seal is formed. This vacuum seal prevents air …

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Canning & Preserving Food for Beginners

Canning & Preserving Food for Beginners Spring, summer and fall seasons bring us plenty of produce and our garden is usually full to bursting with different fruits and vegetables that are in season. However what about winter? If you have more than enough produce at home, you can preserve some through canning. Many folks think …

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How to pickle anything (no canning necessary)

How to pickle anything (no canning necessary) When most people hear “pickle” they probably think of the classic sour dill cucumber, but you can get delicious results from almost any vegetable. I use one very simple salt brine recipe all year long to pickle whatever veggies happen to be in season and in my fridge.  …

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Using Pallets to Build A Canning Pantry Cupboard

Using Pallets to Build A Canning Pantry Cupboard This canning cabinet can be made using purchased lumber at your local lumber store, or can be made completely from recycled pallet boards for next to free! You can pick up pallets for cheap or free from local stores or craigslist. Remember to only get the heat treated …

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