Spiced Apple Butter with Whole Wheat Buttermilk Biscuits.
Drunken cherries - Make your own cherry brandy!
Quick and easy refrigerator dilly beans
Classic Dill Pickle Spears
Pickled Yellow Squash
Simple plum jam made from Methley Plums, a clingstone variety
Zesty Sweet Corn Refrigerator Relish
Roasted cherry tomatoes, ready to freeze for the winter.
Home Canned Tomatoes. Preserve summer's harvest to enjoy all year round.
Homemade pickled beetroot & onion.
Homemade Zucchini-Pepper Sweet Relish - it's easier than you think and better than you could imagine.
Homemade Beef Jerky. A great homemade version of a roadtrip favorite!
Your search for the perfect canned tomato salsa is over.
A leisurely bath in warm olive oil, herbs and chile makes garlic soft, creamy and buttery. Perfect for anything that needs garlic love.
An early summer nicoise featuring home-canned Oregon albacore
Homeade Hot Giardiniera is the perfect topping to almost any dish and works well as a snack by itself too!
These easy pickled radishes add a tangy, crunchy zip to salads and sandwiches.
Is there anything better than a fresh summer cherry? These smoky, sweet, sublime chipotle cherries may just be it.
Canning and Preserving: Lemony Pickled Cauliflower and Gooseberry Jam
Gingery Pickled Beets
Recipe and instructions for making and canning homemade dill pickle slices.
In my latest "ask the kitchenista" post I answer the question "how to freeze strawberries". A good thing to know now at this time when strawberries are going to be abundant. Buy as much as you can if you find a good, fresh, loca
Raspberry & Orange Jam with Buttery. Light Scones
Rhubarb Jam made with only 3 ingredients with no commercial pectin. This simple recipe brings out the complex delicious rhubarb flavor.
Spicy Celery Quick Pickle Sticks
Funghi sott'olio, an old Italian method of preserving mushrooms in oil. You need to add this to your next antipasti plate.
Purple Cauliflower & Carrot Jardinière: the perfect winter pickle recipe
Simple homemade ketchup.
Fiery hot, tasty little red piri piri peppers get preserved the Portuguese way in olive oil and whiskey.
Assortment of Matafan Canapés topped with condiments I preserved over the course of summer.
These incredibly easy pickled red onions are one of my all-time favorite condiments.
Easy Apple Butter