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?
This blueberry syrup recipe is an easy way to enjoy blueberries year round.
No-cook fruit syrup using fresh little purple orbs of plummy-ness to make some tasty plumtinis to drink on these hot days.
Too hot to can? This double recipe is whipped up in a flash, with minimal stove time and no standing over the water bath. You can even put the dehydrator out on the deck: I did!
Just a couple of things to preserve some more of the summer fruit. I recently made Cherry Plum Jam and Raspberry Lime Syrup.