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?
One man's junk is another girl's treasure: while my neighbor systematically mows down his dandelions, I'm making mine into cordial...
A basic, easy, uber-practical way to put that glut of lemons to use. Can 'em and enjoy the cool, refreshing taste of lemonade year-round!
In truth, this is actually two recipes: it yields a fruit syrup that is a stunning Day-Glo red starter for bubbling cold beverages, and also its by-product—my most favorite strawberry jam to date. Absolutely do not discard the macerated fruit.