Mint and mixed berry jam is an amazing combination of summer flavors that you’ll be glad is in your pantry come winter. It will also make an amazing gift for the holidays. Any Combination of Berries Truly use whatever combination of summer berries you happen to have on hand. I used raspberries, saskatoon berries, and […]
Seasonal Food Preservation
Save the food of one season for the next with our collection of sweet and savory food preservation recipes, ideas, and tutorials.
Winter is the season for citrus. Thankfully there are many ways to preserve citrus for the rest of the year, too. The great thing about preserving citrus is that once you find a recipe you enjoy, it is often easy to swap out fruit. Use grapefruit instead of lemons in a favorite curd recipe for […]
Preserve a bit of fall’s sweet and tart offerings with this cranberry apple butter. This easy preserve has just a few ingredients and is full of fruity flavor. A Simple Preserve No one needs something complicated and deeply involved this time of year. There’s plenty of parties, feasts, and more happening in fall. This has […]
Autumn brings so many bits of delicious produce our way. Thankfully we can eat the season all year long when we make homemade fall preserves that highlight the season and stock our pantries. Apple Preserves The fall season brings no shortage of amazing apple varieties. Thankfully, apples are super easy to preserve in a number […]
The idea of strawberry maple jam has been on my mind for months. I wanted something that would be flavorful without being overly sweet. An something easy during the busy strawberry harvest and gardening months. This recipe turned out perfectly and is one that will be great in the pantry and as gifts later. Pureed […]
Pesto is this amazing little sauce. It’s packed with flavor and incredibly versatile. Making it at home with ingredients found right in the backyard is also a delightful way to stretch the food budget. Preserve pesto this spring and summer for flavorful eating all year long. More than Just Basil Traditionally, pesto is basil and […]