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?
Shrubs are a delicious way of preserving the flavor of fruit and prolonging your enjoyment. This blueberry balsamic shrub makes a wonderful nonalcoholic drink or cocktail!
Raspberry and blueberry jam with a splash of Scotch whisky makes the perfect topping for toast, scones or the finest vanilla ice-cream.
This slightly tart jam goes very well with just about any type of bread. I've also had it with greek yogurt, and and straight out of the jar worked for me too. (Yep, it’s that good.)
Blueberry Chutney: spiced, fruity and amazing to top anything.
Crockpot blueberry butter with a hint of mint.
This spiked & juicy blueberry butter isn't your average spread. Think jam but without the pectin & with lemon juice, chambord and some serious attitude.
Sometimes you only have a little fruit. Or don't want umpteen jars of jam. This recipe makes just enough blueberry jam to capture a small back yard harvest or those last berries the fridge.
Blueberries preserved in maple syrup: perfect for topping a stack of pancakes or drizzling over yogurt & granola.
Process for preparing and canning best ever blueberry jam.
When I'm stressed, I make jam. And I can assure you that once you've tasted this incredibly delicious freezer jam, you'll be kicking the blues to the curb while you enjoy a hearty helping of this jam...right out of the canning jar!