We know pectin comes from fruit and that it isn’t bad for you, but there is more. So, what is pectin and how does it work to make my jelly and jam?
Salsa, Pico de Gallo, Chutney, Relish, Compote, and Chowchow/Piccalilli
Salsa, Pico de Gallo, Chutney, Relish, Compote, and Chowchow/Piccalilli are all similar, yet quite different from one another.
Root Beer Jelly
I know, root beer is not exactly on the healthy side of food preservation and canning, but you have to admit, it’s kind of fun. Plus it makes a great gift.
Grape jelly, especially Concord grape, is one of my kids’ favorite jellies. We used unsweetened grape juice that was made of a blend of grape juices from the grocery store for this recipe, but fresh Concord Grape Juice has the best flavor.
Storing Canning Jars, Lids, and Rings
Here are some tips I have used for storing canning jars, lids, and rings when you are not using them and keeping them safe and free of dust, debris, and even critters.
Homemade Pizza Sauce
I decided it was time to come up with my own pizza sauce recipe. I started to experiment and came up with this Homemade Pizza Sauce Recipe. My kids love it!