Instructables: exploring - food - canning-and-preserves - cooking http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:26:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Garlic Confit http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garlic-Confit/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:47:25 PDT
How to Make and Can Concord Grape Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-and-Can-Concord-Grape-Jam/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/WV52/HM8CVR0A/FMFWV52HM8CVR0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/WV52/HM8CVR0A/FMFWV52HM8CVR0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/WV52/HM8CVR0A/FMFWV52HM8CVR0A.SMALL.jpg barney_1 Our neighbors were kind enough to give us fifteen pounds of Concord Grapes. It's really quite easy and inexpensive to make and can your own jam, especially if the fruit was free. But you can also find grapes at this time of year at a local food co-op or farmer's market. 1. Wash eight half-pint jars...
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 10:11:08 PDT
Pressure Canning Apples from Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Pressure-Canning-Apples-from-Home/
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 17:19:25 PDT
Sambal djahe http://www.instructables.com/id/Sambal-djahe/
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 13:52:17 PDT
DIY Onion Powder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Onion-Powder/
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 08:50:48 PST
Pickles: From a seed to a jar. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pickles-From-a-seed-to-a-jar/
Pickles: From a seed to a jar. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/CITP/HAQ31RZN/FW3CITPHAQ31RZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/CITP/HAQ31RZN/FW3CITPHAQ31RZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/CITP/HAQ31RZN/FW3CITPHAQ31RZN.SMALL.jpg ktrenosky If this is your first time growing, I would start with going to your local farm stand and picking up a small cucumber plant (as opposed to planting seed). I would plan to devote time at least once a week to tend to your garden.  Also, once you pick the cucumbers, plan to pickle them immediately or...
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Sat, 19 Jan 2013 10:09:30 PST
How to Make Homemade Chicken Stock: Recipe for Chicken Stock Accented with Fresh Rosemary and Thyme. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Homemade-Chicken-Stock-Recipe-for-Chi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/PAFA/H67399E7/FXYPAFAH67399E7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/PAFA/H67399E7/FXYPAFAH67399E7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/PAFA/H67399E7/FXYPAFAH67399E7.SMALL.jpg Get Forked How to Make Homemade Chicken Stock: Recipe for Chicken Stock Accented with Fresh Rosemary and Thyme. In this video, I will show you my hybrid method for making a deep and rich homemade chicken stock. I love homemade chicken stock. Its rich, flavorful, and so much better than the stuff in the store....
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Mon, 27 Aug 2012 23:58:46 PDT
Homemade Peanut Butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Peanut-Butter-1/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2012 09:10:30 PST
How to Make Simple Lemon Curd http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Simple-Lemon-Curd/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 11:45:13 PST
No cook strawberry kiwi freezer jam http://www.instructables.com/id/No-cook-strawberry-kiwi-freezer-jam/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 23:05:08 PDT
Microwave Lemon Curd http://www.instructables.com/id/Microwave-Lemon-Curd/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/VRAS/GOHM3NDD/FISVRASGOHM3NDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/VRAS/GOHM3NDD/FISVRASGOHM3NDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/VRAS/GOHM3NDD/FISVRASGOHM3NDD.SMALL.jpg shesparticular Lemon curd is a thick, creamy mixture of lemon juice and zest, sugar, eggs, and butter that can be spooned over ice cream, added to a tart or pie, or used in a fresh fruit trifle (delicious!). Though it's not that hard to make it on the stovetop, this microwave version means you're just five minutes...
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Sat, 4 Jun 2011 14:46:29 PDT
oven dried tomatoes http://www.instructables.com/id/oven-dried-tomatoes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/C8G0/GL24A326/FZJC8G0GL24A326.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/C8G0/GL24A326/FZJC8G0GL24A326.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/C8G0/GL24A326/FZJC8G0GL24A326.SMALL.jpg nestinground You are going to love these candy-like tomatoes! So quick and easy to make! You will save yourself money because you won't have to buy expensive sun-dried tomatoes any longer! Plus you'll feel so good knowing you did it yourself! For the how-to go to Nest our little urban homestead on the prairi...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2011 06:44:25 PST
Heaven and Hell Preserves http://www.instructables.com/id/Heaven-and-Hell-Preserves/
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Fri, 31 Dec 2010 12:54:15 PST
Grape Jelly http://www.instructables.com/id/Grape-Jelly/
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Wed, 7 Apr 2010 18:21:51 PDT