Category Archives: Tips & Techniques

Radish and Onion Pickles from Ferment Your Vegetables

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Fillmore Container’s Preservation Station is still going strong 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.  (Farm Show Map) A big thanks to Amanda Feifer, the fermentation educator behind the blog Phickle.com and book […]

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Winter Herb Kvass from Ferment Your Vegetables

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Yesterday, we enjoyed a very informative session with Richard Kralj, M.Ed, RDN, LDN a Food Safety & Quality-Senior Extension Educator with Penn State Cooperative Extension,  on the basics of pressure canning. We’ll share some tips we learned in a future post. We also welcomed Amanda Feifer, the fermentation educator and author of […]

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Ferment Your Vegetables Recipe & A Fermenting Kit Giveaway

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We thoroughly enjoyed getting to know author, Amanda Feifer, at the PA Farm Show last year and soaking in some of her fermenting knowledge. (She’ll be joining us again this year!) Naturally, we were anxious to offer her recent book Ferment Your Vegetables along with some other basic fermenting tools. If you […]

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The Simplest Sauerkraut

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SHARE THIS PAGE: Homemade sauerkraut is wonderfully different from the kraut you get at the grocery store. It has a nice crunch, it is perfectly sour, and pairs well with a pork roast. Sauerkraut is often one of the first fermentation projects recommended for newbies. Mainly because it is very easy to make, and  the […]

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Fermenting with Phickle and ReCAPS

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We first paired up with Phickle, our fermenting friend, when she shared an amazing Asparagus Pickle recipe on our blog.  Today, she is making Sunchoke Pickles and telling us how handy ReCAPs are for fermenting. ReCAPs and fermenting, you ask? Well, ReCAPs have a hole intended for a bung and airlock and […]

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Fermenting with a Hip Girl

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SHARE THIS PAGE: We are excited to be collaborating with Kate Payne, from The Hip Girl’s Guide to Homemaking. She has some pretty cool ideas in her book and on her blog including, how to host a food swap and a number of cool recipes like red onion apple jelly and pickled brussels sprouts. Today, […]

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