Category Archives: Canning

It’s National Sugar Awareness Week!

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SHARE THIS PAGE: It seems fitting, as we’re leaving that holiday eating and last year’s baggage behind us and begin to focus on the little ways to make this year better! I was surprised at the number of people who’ve told me that they don’t make jam (or allow themselves to enjoy jam) anymore because […]

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NEW Smooth Sided Jars from Ball®

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are giddy over these sleek new jars from Ball. The new Smooth-Sided Jar Collection offers a smooth face on three sides of the jar, with a minimized Ball logo on one side. We love it, because these new jars will accommodate a wide variety of labeling for preserves, increase decorating options […]

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Quick Pickling for the Holidays

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Pickling isn’t just for summer time! Looking to add something crunchy to your relish trays at the upcoming Holiday gatherings, or even to share with your neighbors? Grab some cucumbers or other veggies and get pickling! Quick Pickles, AKA Refrigerator Pickles are stored in the refrigerator, so there isn’t any need for […]

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Top Preserving Cookbooks

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SHARE THIS PAGE: A preservers life is not complete without a library of resources to pull recipes and techniques from. Our preserving books cover topics from canning, to fermenting, to Preserving with Pomona’s Pectin, and more. Here are our top selling preserving books that will be perfect for the preserver on your list. And don’t […]

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Top Canning Gift Ideas

Canning Gift Ideas - Fillmore Container

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Canning is the most popular way our customers preserve their food. We’ve hand-picked our top canning products, so you can put together a canning kit for someone on your list. Water Bath Canner – The perfect gift for someone just getting started with canning, or for someone that needs to upgrade from […]

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Preserving Cookbook Giveaway

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are deeply grateful to the incredibly creative and dedicated folks who have influenced the canning, preserving and fermenting world. Their expertise in the craft is why each of them hold a place in our library, but it’s their desire for helping others succeed along their food journey that has given them […]

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How to Can Apple Pie Filling + a Giveaway

Canned Apple Pie Filling Orchard Road Jars

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Simply Canning, is a great resource for information on canning safety, recipes, canning tips, how to’s and product reviews. The articles are easy to read and understand, The information is valid for a newbie & veteran canners.   If you haven’t checked it out, yet…you should! Sharon Peterson, the woman behind Simply Canning, is […]

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Pickled Red Beets – a Classic Recipe for Water Bath Canning

Beets Recipe

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Pickled Beets are a childhood favorite of mine. Ever since I can remember, they’ve had a prominent place on the relish platter whenever our family gathered! My mother will still happily put up whatever amount of beets come her way, knowing that her kids & grand kids will devour them. Last autumn […]

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The Best Selling Pickle Book + Spicy Pickled Peach Recipe

The Joy of Pickling- Fillmore Container

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Introducing the third edition of the best-selling pickle book ever! The Joy of Pickling is packed full of pickling recipes, including 50 brand new recipes. You’ll find recipes that utilize both a variety of preserving methods including canning, no-fuss quick pickles for the refrigerator or freezer, and fermented pickles. Plus, a whole […]

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Chocolate Cherry Preserves Recipe + a Pomona’s Pectin Giveaway

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SHARE THIS PAGE: The makers of Pomona’s Universal Pectin are celebrating Pomona’s Day with a giveaway! Pomona was the Roman Goddess of fruitful abundance. Pomona watched over and protected fruit trees and cared for their cultivation, and she is Pomona’s Pectin namesake. Pomona’s Day is August 13th. In honor of her festival day Pomona’s Pectin and Fillmore […]

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