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Canned Pumpkin

Canned Pumpkin

0 by / on November 22, 2014, 10:52 am / in Food Preservation, Preservation Projections

It embarrasses me that just this year it occurred to me that if I could buy canned pumpkin I could probably can it myself. Up until then I’d either have to think ahead enough to go get a squash from the root cellar, split, clean, roast, scoop out, and mash the meat before I could even begin to think about […]

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Tomato Sauce

Tomato Sauce

2 by / on August 13, 2013, 9:12 pm / in Farm Home Cooking, Food Preservation, Preservation Projections

After a family dinner last summer my daughter, Megan Anna, told me I should write down my tomato sauce recipe.  I’d been making sauce that afternoon and we used it in supper to top our polenta with sauteed broccoli and tromboncini squash. My sauce is always a bit of this and a bit of that so I found writing instructions […]

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Canning Beans with a Pressure Cooker

Canning Beans with a Pressure Cooker

2 by / on July 19, 2013, 2:36 pm / in Food Preservation, Preservation Projections

Preserving food takes a bit of summer and stores it in a jar. I used to be afraid of pressure canning, certain I would blow up my kitchen or poison my family. I’m guessing that fear came from food companies working to convince me that canning was an arduous drudgery and dangerous besides, so I’d best buy Del Monte beans […]

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