Monthly Archives: July 2017

How to Dry Herbs in your Oven


SHARE THIS PAGE: If you’re a couple of years into your herb garden, you’ve likely realized that there are some herbs that you just can’t keep up with. Some of them – like our Thyme, Oregano and Savory – faired very well over the winter, had expanded their growth area and were bursting with new […]

Posted in DIY, Preserving Recipes, Storage, Tasty DIY, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fermented Tomato Salsa from Joy of Pickling

Fermented Salsa


SHARE THIS PAGE: Did you know the third edition of The Joy of Pickling has 50 brand new recipes! We chatted with Linda Ziedrich, the author, and she shared a bit about what preservers can expect from the third edition, as well as a recipe from the book – Fermented Tomato Salsa. The third edition […]

Posted in Fermenting, Recipes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Peach Freezer Jam with Mrs. Wages


SHARE THIS PAGE: Preserve some peaches without turning on the stove, with this no-cook peach freezer jam. If you haven’t made freezer jam before, we encourage you to read our post about How to Make Freezer Jam. Easy Peach Freezer Jam The original recipe is By Joy Isaacs, from Mrs. Wages® Test Kitchen Yields: 5 […]

Posted in Canning, Jams & Preserves, Preserving Recipes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Dilled Carrot Spears


SHARE THIS PAGE: If you are following along with the Food in Jars Mastery Challenge, then you know that July’s challenge is hot pack preserving. This method of preserving is the act of putting food that is warm or cooked into jars and then processing them. Think tomato sauce, salsa, dilled carrot spears, BBQ sauce, […]

Posted in Pickles, Recipes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Win a Mrs. Wages Refrigerator Pickle Pack


SHARE THIS PAGE: It’s pickle season! If you are enjoying a bumper crop of cucumbers, and want to add more variety to your pickling, we’ve got you covered with a Refrigerator Pickling Giveaway! If you aren’t familiar with Mrs. Wages, they make a HUGE variety of canning mixes for pickles, salsa, tomato sauce, ketchup, jams, […]

Posted in Giveaways, Pickling, Product, What's New | Tagged , , | 9 Responses