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?
When you add the sugar makes a difference with stone fruit. Try this recipe for a delicious, bright nectarine jam.
Fresh summer peaches, mint and a nice hit of bourbon make a deeply delicious jam.
Honey strawberry jam has a special floral and subtle, sweet and promising flavour, leading you to reach for that spoon.
Original recipe for spicy, sweet nectarine ketchup.
Tart, sweet, and gorgeously ruby-hued, this red currant jelly is the perfect way to make the most of a relatively small amount of currants. I started with less than two pounds, and ended up with a very satisfying 4 half pints.
These Asian-style Pickled Carrots and Diakon, known as “Do Chun” make an excellent pairing in a Banh Mi sandwich as well as many other Vietnamese dishes.
Skip the store-bought plum sauce and make this tangy condiment with apricots instead.
Surprisingly poetic okra are transformed into briny, pickled beauties in this easy recipe.
Luscious cherry barbecue sauce great for pork or ribs.
A great "beginner's" marmalade -- for those who are just getting started or renewing their skills after a long break. Nice for holiday meals and gifts!