Canning/Preserving Recipes

A few processed jars with a variety of food.

How to do Home Canning

Home canning is pretty simple and fun!. Follow the steps in this tutorial video and ...

A jar filled with mint jelly placed outside on a black cloth with two pots of mint in the background

Mint Jelly

Fresh and colorful, this is the perfect condiment to serve with lamb. It can also ...

Jars of marmalade sitting on a turquoise table mat outside with trees in the background.

Citrus Marmalade

With a beautiful combination of fruits, this delicious marmalade is packed with flavor to highlight ...

Three jars of pickled jalapenos with three jalapeno peppers on a baking sheet lined with a silicone mat.

Pickled Jalapeño

This Pickled Jalapeño recipe is easy to make. This is a great way to preserve ...

A cracker topped with cheese and red pepper jelly sitting on a wood cutting board along with a spoon and a mason jar in the background.

Spicy Red Pepper Jelly

This Spicy Red Pepper Jelly is a great topping for baked brie but is also ...

Preserved carrot orange marmalade

Carrot Orange Marmalade

I was inspired by this jam after a visit to Montreal, Quebec. I was given ...

This flavoursome and so colourful piquant jam only contains ginger, chillies, lemon rind and honey. It is a jam totally made in heaven. It is a must have at all times.

Chilli, ginger and lemon rind jam

Mixed chillies ? and peppers - well, it really depends on how spicy you want ...

a jar of cherry jam.

Tart Cherry Jam

This recipe has won two blue ribbons for me at State Fairs. I first ...

Alice's Homemade Mincemeat

I love this version of mincemeat. It does not use the traditional suet. ...

Easy Crock Pot Apple Butter

Crock Pot Apple Butter

This recipe was requested by my daughter, Shauna. I found the recipe in a ...

Pickled Corn

You can use the corn in salads, salsas or over taco's.

Tropical Cowboy Candy poured over a brick of cream cheese.

Tropical Cowboy Candy

This is just a tropical note on a well known canned candied jalapenos recipe. It ...

Thrive freeze dried taco soup in a quart jar and single serving taco soup for lunch

So simple Thrive Life taco soup

This is a very popular soup. I am making this for Cinco De Mayo day. ...

Just made Stewed Tomatoes

Stewed Tomatoes....

I only made 3 big jars of Stewed tomatoes So use only 3 tablespoons of kosher ...

1 pint okra pickles

Pickled Okra

This is my mom's recipe that she has been making for at least 50 years. ...

Zesty Dill Pickles

Love these spicy garlic dill pickles

Old Fashioned Dill Pickles with a new Twist

Delicious new twist on the dill pickles Makes 6 quarts

Strawberry Freezer Jam & Apricot Pineapple Freezer Jam

Anytime Apricot/Pineapple Freezer Jam

I love freezer jam! My mother made freezer jam every year and we had it ...

Jars of homemade cherry jam and  blue gingham apron on barn wood.

TART RED CHERRY JAM (Less Sugar)

This is my version of the Sure-Jell recipe that comes in that pink box of ...

Rhubarb jam

Refrigerater Rhubarb Jam

we just can't stop eating this Warning Very addicting my son Kyle and his cousin ...

This is the final product once it's canned.

Canned Bruschetta

I made this at the very end of tomato season and boy did I wish ...

Pickled Hot Peppers

My son loves hot peppers, so I started making these for him, I dont like ...

Aside from the obvious use in pumpkin pie, it comes in handy for pumpkin bread, pumpkin muffins, pumpkin dip, pumkin cheese cake, pumpkin smoothies, you get the idea

Pumpkin Puree

It's PUMPKIN TIME of year again! Be prepared with FRESH pumpkin puree to make all ...

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