Instructables: exploring - food - canning-and-preserves - preserve http://www.instructables.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:56:44 PDT BLOX v1.01 Strawberry (or any fruit) Honey http://www.instructables.com/id/Strawberry-or-any-fruit-Honey/
Strawberry (or any fruit) Honey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/CVXW/HYHGI0YR/FZZCVXWHYHGI0YR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/CVXW/HYHGI0YR/FZZCVXWHYHGI0YR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/CVXW/HYHGI0YR/FZZCVXWHYHGI0YR.SMALL.jpg the11apartment Using honey it is easy to preserve the fresh fruity flavours of summer! Honey is a powerful antibacterial and antimicrobial, and it is a perfect substance for preserving delicious summer berries at the height of their season, no canning required! The process is incredibly simple, so let's get starte...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 08:01:22 PDT
Tickled Pink Pickled Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Tickled-Pink-Pickled-Eggs/
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 14:56:26 PDT
Easy Garlic Confit http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Garlic-Confit/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:47:25 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/
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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:46:46 PST
how to make your own dill pickles http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-your-own-dill-pickles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/HRKS/HQ9GLJD5/FI9HRKSHQ9GLJD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/HRKS/HQ9GLJD5/FI9HRKSHQ9GLJD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/HRKS/HQ9GLJD5/FI9HRKSHQ9GLJD5.SMALL.jpg caperboi well, we love pickles, we love to can, lets combine those two interests and make some of our own dill pickles! you will need a waterbath canner for this recipe.
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 06:33:36 PST
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
Canning Fruit by Making Jam. No Pectin. Simple Recipe. http://www.instructables.com/id/Canning-Fruit-by-Making-Jam-No-Pectin-Simple-Recip/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/6LA9/HLZRA7NT/FKW6LA9HLZRA7NT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/6LA9/HLZRA7NT/FKW6LA9HLZRA7NT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/6LA9/HLZRA7NT/FKW6LA9HLZRA7NT.SMALL.jpg Adeldor This easy method of making and water bath canning jam without pectin works for a variety of fruit, such as strawberry and persimmon.  Few ingredients are used: sugar, lemon juice and the fruit itself.  It can't be much easier to make jam at home. The resulting jars of jam, if processed correctly, c...
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Thu, 26 Sep 2013 15:54:44 PDT
Fresh Canned Peaches - Easy and no sugar added http://www.instructables.com/id/Fresh-Canned-Peaches-Easy-and-no-sugar-added/
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 15:14:40 PDT
spicy red onion (Cebollas rojas picantes) http://www.instructables.com/id/spicy-red-onion-Cebollas-rojas-picantes/
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Tue, 14 May 2013 21:22:31 PDT
Peach & Pear Butter http://www.instructables.com/id/Peach-Pear-Butter/
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 21:47:07 PDT
bottled lemon juice http://www.instructables.com/id/bottled-lemon-juice/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2011 15:38:05 PDT
How to make plum jam http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-plum-jam/
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Tue, 9 Aug 2011 11:29:57 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
Easy Homemade Tomato Chutney http://www.instructables.com/id/Tomato-Chutney/
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Sun, 12 Sep 2010 14:47:51 PDT
Pectin from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pectin-from-Scratch/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2009 21:25:35 PDT
Sweet chilli jam http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweet-chilli-jam/
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Wed, 23 Sep 2009 07:34:50 PDT