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TAG : pickles

Jeweled Jars: The Usual and Unusual Suspects

 What unique foods do you “put up” at the end of the growing season?  Which garden jewels merit jar space on your pantry shelves?  Read on to learn about some of our favorites.I love flowers, especially the edible ones!  And they make their way into my preserving recipes.  Lavender ...

Pickled Pumpkin Recipe

 Makes 1 liter/1 3/4 pint jarPickling pumpkin with intent is a great way to consider what it is that you aim to preserve as you embark on the making process. Sure, as an outcome you’ll have pumpkin for salads, snacks and sandwiches throughout the winter. But the making process is even more ...

Waste Not the Wonderful Watermelon

One of my favorite childhood memories is gathering at my grandparents’ home on summer Sunday evenings with our extended family. Sometimes, my grandmother would stir cream, sugar and vanilla flavoring and pour the mixture into a large cylinder. Packing ice and rock salt around the cylinder in ...

Pickles, Pickles, and More Pickles!

Okay, so I’m that person who goes to garden centers and comes home with a trunk full of “rescue” plants. You know, those half-dead plants that get relegated to the back of the store marked down to 25 cents in the hope that someone will take them away. Rehabilitating rescue plants is ...

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