Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Roasted fruit preserves: Apples with Thyme and Peaches with Rosemary. Use them with savory or sweet dishes.
A dense, sweet, highly spiced apple preserve; a nice alternative to applesauce.