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?
These pickled pears are more sweet than pickle'y. A great sweet treat that can be enjoyed alone, with a pastry type dessert, or over ice cream.
A quick and simple french jardiniere using an assortment of cauliflower, peppers, and carrots. Great side dish or appetizer.
A savory pear chutney myriad of pears, shallots, ginger, raisins, almonds, etc. Well suited as a snack dip, with cheese, or atop a roasted pork butt, other meat, or vegetarian main dish.
Hot kickin’ beets offer a spicy alternative to the traditional sweet pickled beets. A water-bath canned pickled beet recipe made with whole peppercorns, garlic, thyme, hot peppers, cider vinegar, salt, and of course beets!