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?
Spiced Syrup makes these clementines a warm and tasty winter treat. Discussion of my sugar free canning methods and the USDA regs. Also an extra canning tip!
These little Mandarin Orange segments are super easy to can yourself at home. Considering what they cost to buy in the grocery store you might actually save money doing it yourself.
Putting that glut of mandarins to use in the most practical way. These mandarin oranges, canned in a light-medium syrup, will be a hit year-round, especially with the kids.
A Clementine Cointreau Marmalade that is just to die for!! Bright and sweet and perfect my favorite snack, marmalade toast and tea. Also absolutely delicious Brandied Pear Butter, perfect served warm over ice cream or spread on a warm biscuit :)
A marmalade to celebrate Christmas & new life
Clementine, yuzu, grapefruit, lime. Marmalade is so much more than orange. This method of slicing fruit is handy for all varieties of citrus.