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?
Do you have a food processor, a few basic ingredients and about half an hour? Then you can whip up a jar of this chocolate-hazelnut spread. Think of it as Nutella's vegan cousin, full of chocolate-y, nutty goodness and sweetened with maple syrup.
A grown up chocolate and avocado spread with a chilli kick!
How to make homemade harissa with dried chiles plus lots of fresh ideas for using it.
Hot and sweet peppers are available throughout the Summer. This Pepper Jelly is a mixture of both and a great way to spice up toasts, grilled meat, sandwiches, noodles, rice dishes...
We continue our Preserving Autumn series with this easy apple butter from Marisa of Food in Jars.