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?
These cherry vanilla preserves are one of the very best uses of dark, sweet cherries. In fact, they are my husband's favorite preserve. Try this as a tart filling or a topping for cheesecake - Yum!
Stretching all that you can out of Northeast cherries.
My thoughts on commercial and homemade pectins - what they are, how to use them, and how to choose between all the varieties. Also a cherry preserves recipe and a giveaway.
Preserved Cherries Jubilee, (Freeze Now-Preserve Later) Delicious dessert conserve made with cherries from the freezer.
These are the preserves than won my heart...
two ways with the mighty sours.