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?
Ever heard of a loquat? This cousin of the apple tastes more like an apricot or a plum, and lends itself well to being canned. This loquat preserve features Chinese Five-Spice, which gives it an earthy spiciness.