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?
Tired of running out of canned chick peas to make hummus? Afraid the store bought cans have weird chemicals or added salt? Can your own instead!
A home canned version of the delicious ranch style beans that you buy in the black labeled cans.
What can be simpler than pressure canning dried beans so they are ready to use in your next soup, salad, or chili recipe? Not much. Black beans are my go-to, but any dried bean will do.
Fresh cranberry or borlotti beans can be pressure canned to have on hand for all your favorite beany dishes. Once you've canned your own beans, you'll never go back to store-bought.
If food is in your pantry already prepared aren't you more likely to eat it than having to cook it when you have been working all day or tired? Beans at low cost time saver and how to break it down.
The baked beans of my childhood, reimagined and then pressure canned in anticipation of summer barbeques.
Growing up friends would never have an opportunity to try or would absolutely never put these in their mouths. So for all those friends who don't like Black Eyed Peas... thanks mom, more for me!