Hard cider is one of the finest beverages that one can easily craft themselves using home grown or farm fresh materials. It's so simple in fact that one can actually forget about it on purpose and it will still turn out wonderfully complex.
This homemade Chai Apple Butter fills your house with a wonderful aroma as it comes together in your slow cooker. It then makes the perfect sweet condiment for a variety of bread and pastries and freezes or cans well so it can be enjoyed all year.
When making jams and jellies, the result is only as good as whatever goes into the jar. This is why homemade pectin is a great alternative to commercial pectins - because you know exactly what's going into your final product. And it's easy, enjoy!
Turn fall's apple harvest into a tart, sweet, and crisp drinking vinegar with this easy shrub recipe. Made with just 3 ingredients: freshly grated apples, apple cider vinegar, & organic sugar. Great mixer for a hot toddy, or w/ tea to ease a cold.
Moroccan inspired spiced apple and date butter. Similar to an apple jam or preserve made by slow cooking the apples with sugar and spices until they are soft and reduced down. What is left after the long slow cooking is thick, dark, sweet and spicy.
A taste of Autumn days - apple, carrot and garlic relish. Using local Limousin apples, with a hint of curry spice, garam masala and a good measure of ginger and garlic. Great in sandwiches, with cheese, served with curries, and stirred into gravies.