Monthly Archives: December 2014

Fillmore Container at the PA Farm Show

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SHARE THIS PAGE: It’s almost time for the PA Farm Show. We invite you to come visit Fillmore Container’s Preservation Station on the Main Floor in the Family Living area of the Pennsylvania Farm Show at the PA Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, PA, January 10 – 17, 2015. See map below […]



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Pear-Cranberry Conserve with Almonds and Crystallized Ginger

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Our friends at Pomona’s Universal Pectin wanted to share a recipe from their book  Preserving with Pomona’s Pectin by Allison Carroll Duffy (Fair Winds Press, June 2013). This recipe for pear-cranberry conserve will be the perfect addition to scones on Christmas morning, and it can moonlight on your cheese platter later that day […]



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Good Food to Share – 10 Recipes

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Throughout the year, and especially during the holiday season, it seems there is always a potluck, a get-together, or an office party that you need to prepare a dish, or treat for. Or, maybe you need to help out a friend who just had a baby, or there’s an impromptu neighborly get […]



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Merry Mulled Merlot Jam Recipe with Pomona’s Pectin

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SHARE THIS PAGE: One of the books we carry is Preserving with Pomona’s Pectin by Allison Carroll Duffy. In our quest to reduce the amount of sugar in our jam this year, we find ourselves referencing this book frequently.  Preserving with Pomona’s Pectin is a great guide to help you on your journey of low-sugar […]



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Our Paper Straws are Made in the USA

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We thought it was important to let you know that not all paper straws are made the same. Paper straws that are imported often claim they use “safe inks”. The base ink may be safe by itself, but the colorants added and the process they use to dry the inks are questionable. […]



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ReCAP Mason Jar Pour Cap Ideas for Gifting

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SHARE THIS PAGE: It’s been exciting to see the growth of the reCAP Mason Jars; a PA company manufacturing useful accessories that give new life to your old or new mason jars. We’ve been carrying these neat Mason jar toppers since they first came out and have been using them a lot! Have you seen […]



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