Instructables: exploring - food - canning-and-preserves - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:33:12 PST BLOX v1.01 Foolproof Home-Made Oven Method Ghee http://www.instructables.com/id/Foolproof-Home-Made-Oven-Method-Ghee/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 21:07:04 PST
Authentic Hand Churned Butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Authentic-Homemade-Hand-Churned-Butter/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:08:01 PST
Homemade Butters http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Butters/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:37:32 PST
Superfood Strawberry Vanilla Chia Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Worlds-Quickest-Jam-and-its-healthy-too/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:43:48 PDT
Easy small batch fermented sauerkraut http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-small-batch-fermented-sauerkraut/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 23:51:01 PST
Bourbon Pumpkin Pie Spread (no Pectin) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bourbon-Pumpkin-Pie-Spread-no-Pectin/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:34:24 PDT
How To Brine Salmon Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Brine-Salmon-Eggs/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:44:48 PDT
Thai Chillies - pickled http://www.instructables.com/id/Thai-Chillies-pickled/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:45:12 PDT
Glass Anaerobic Fermentation Vessel http://www.instructables.com/id/Glass-Anaerobic-Fermentation-Vessel-1/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:47:36 PDT
Home Made Apple Sauce http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Apple-Sauce/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 23:26:41 PDT
Crock pot apple butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Crock-pot-apple-butter-1/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:39:29 PDT
How to Clean and Preserve Anchovies http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-and-Preserve-Anchovies/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:17:28 PDT
Smoked Anchovy Butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoked-Anchovy-Butter/
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:04:08 PDT
Watermelon Jelly http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Jelly/
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Tue, 9 Sep 2014 23:09:34 PDT
Rendering Pork Lard http://www.instructables.com/id/Rendering-Pork-Lard/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:03:35 PDT
Earwig Chutney - A Grandmother's Confession http://www.instructables.com/id/Earwig-Chutney-A-Grandmothers-Confession/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:39:33 PDT
Hot Pepper Preservation http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Pepper-Preservation/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:30:56 PDT
Melon Muraba http://www.instructables.com/id/Melon-Muraba/
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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:10:32 PDT
Let's Make Chutney with Dried Watermelon and Chervil Infused Rum http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-make-Watermelon-Chervil-Chutney/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:27:34 PDT
Kimchee Party! A recipe and a primer on fermentation http://www.instructables.com/id/Kimchee-Party-A-recipe-and-a-primer-on-fermentatio/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:37:07 PDT
Cayenne Pepper Garlic Chutney http://www.instructables.com/id/Cayenne-Pepper-Garlic-Chutney/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 06:28:39 PDT
Strawberry (or any fruit) Honey http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberry-or-any-fruit-Honey/
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 08:01:22 PDT
Watermelon Rind Pickles http://www.instructables.com/id/Watermelon-Rind-Pickles/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:09:16 PDT
Seaweed Kimchi http://www.instructables.com/id/Seaweed-Kimchi/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 17:13:52 PDT
Food Dehydrator http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-dehydrator/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:54:22 PDT
Strawberry Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberry-Jam/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:18:32 PDT
BEE Well Honey Cough Syrup http://www.instructables.com/id/BEE-Well-Honey-Cough-Syrup/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 05:34:51 PDT
Lemon Honey Jelly http://www.instructables.com/id/Lemon-Honey-Jelly/
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 08:13:46 PDT
Extracting Honey From a Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/Extracting-Honey-From-a-Hive/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 09:31:20 PDT
Rhubarb & Honey Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/Rhubarb-Honey-Jam/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 20:49:14 PDT
Raw Mango Pickle http://www.instructables.com/id/Raw-Mango-Pickle/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 11:03:30 PDT
Just In Time For BBQ Season Homemade Pickles http://www.instructables.com/id/Just-In-Time-For-BBQ-Season-Homemade-Pickles/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 11:53:56 PDT
Easy Infused Honey http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Infused-Honey/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 16:57:47 PDT
Easy Garlic Confit http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garlic-Confit/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:47:25 PDT
Aunt Bea's Best Beets http://www.instructables.com/id/Aunt-Beas-Best-Beets/
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:57:26 PDT
Exotic Garden Pesto http://www.instructables.com/id/Exotic-Nasturtium-Pesto/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:29:51 PDT
Freezing Fresh Herbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Freezing-Fresh-Herbs/
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:39:20 PST
Drying Fresh Herbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Drying-Fresh-Herbs/
Drying Fresh Herbs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AZ1R/HS769WUT/FJ3AZ1RHS769WUT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AZ1R/HS769WUT/FJ3AZ1RHS769WUT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/AZ1R/HS769WUT/FJ3AZ1RHS769WUT.SMALL.jpg kelleymarie Drying herbs is a simple and quick way to store your summer herbs and enjoy their flavor year round.  I've often found that by the end of the summer I've eaten enough pesto to feed an army, and my garden is still producing a plethora of herbs! Which has led me to drying them so that I can enjoy the...
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:46:46 PST
Chanh Muối - salt pickled limes and lemons http://www.instructables.com/id/Chanh-Muối-salt-pickled-limes-and-lemons/
Chanh Muối - salt pickled limes and lemons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/W1XR/HRKR1OEV/FY1W1XRHRKR1OEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/W1XR/HRKR1OEV/FY1W1XRHRKR1OEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/W1XR/HRKR1OEV/FY1W1XRHRKR1OEV.SMALL.jpg wizgirl Salty lemonade is one of my favorite drinks, but I cannot find it where I am currently living. Chanh Muối has at least two definitions: Salted, picked limes or lemons. Vietnamese salty lemonade or salty limeade. The former is the main ingredient in the latter, so here we go. ...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 09:06:49 PST
Seedless Red Currant Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/Seedless-Red-Currant-Jam/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 16:12:40 PST
Delicious red onion chutney http://www.instructables.com/id/Delicious-red-onion-chutney/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/FOR5/GNFSJGUM/FAMFOR5GNFSJGUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/FOR5/GNFSJGUM/FAMFOR5GNFSJGUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/FOR5/GNFSJGUM/FAMFOR5GNFSJGUM.SMALL.jpg janw Onions are my favorite vegetables. They come in I-don't-know-how-many variaties and there are thousands of great recepies to use them in. So here is one of my favorites: Red onion chutney. What do you need? 1kg of red onions 220grams of cane sugar 350ml red wine 150ml raspberry vin...
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Sun, 8 May 2011 08:05:05 PDT
Sweet and Spicy Kumquat Pickles http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweet-and-Spicy-Kumquat-Pickles/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 14:06:14 PST
Crimsonberry Vegan Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/Crimsonberry-Vegan-Jam/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:00:06 PST
Pickled Scotch Bonnet Peppers http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickled-Scotch-Bonnet-Peppers/
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 09:59:41 PST
How to Process a Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Process-a-Pumpkin/
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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 16:54:31 PST
Sambal djahe http://www.instructables.com/id/Sambal-djahe/
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 13:52:17 PDT
Fresh Pear Sauce http://www.instructables.com/id/Fresh-Pear-Sauce/
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 12:31:12 PDT
Peach Butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Peach-Butter/
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Mon, 12 Aug 2013 21:45:21 PDT
homemade lingonberry jam http://www.instructables.com/id/homemade-lingonberry-jam/
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 03:17:12 PDT
Easy Refrigerator Pickles http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Refrigerator-Pickles/
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 15:29:27 PDT