Canning

The Pickled Pantry: From Apples to Zucchini, 150 Recipes for Pickles, Relishes, Chutneys & More by Andrea Chesman

Half-Sour Dill Pickles. Salt-Cured Dilly Beans. Sauerkraut. Kimchi. Classic Hot Sauce. Cortido with Cilantro. Rosemary Onion Confit. Italian Tomato Relish. Chow Chow. Korean-Style Pickled Garlic. With Andrea Chesman’s expert guidance, you’ll love making these and dozens of other fresh, contemporary recipes for pickling everything from apples to zucchini. Beginners will welcome the simple, low-fuss methods and… more

Tattler Reusable Canning Ring Replacements – Regular Mouth

Stop throwing away lids and creating massive waste. Tattler lids and rings are BPA free and reusable indefinitely. Made for regular size canning jars. These are the regular mouth replacement gasket rings for those who already have the lids. If you’d like the full set of Tattler lids you can find them here. Made in the… more

Tattler Reusable Canning Ring Replacements – Wide Mouth

Stop throwing away lids and creating massive waste. Tattler lids and rings are BPA free and reusable indefinitely. Made for WIDE mouth canning jars (the regular mouth size lids can be found here). These are the WIDE mouth replacement gasket rings for those who already have the lids. If you’d like the full set of Tattler… more

Tattler Reusable Canning Lids & Rings – Wide Mouth

Stop throwing away lids and creating massive waste. Tattler lids and rings are BPA free and reusable indefinitely. Made for WIDE mouth canning jars.   Made in the USA For Hot Water Bath and Pressure Canning No food spoilage due to acid corrosion FDA approved materials One dozen lids & rings

Tattler Reusable Canning Lids & Rings – Regular Mouth

Stop throwing away lids and creating massive waste. Tattler lids and rings are BPA free and reusable indefinitely. Made for regular size canning jars (the wide mouth size can be found here).   Made in the USA For Hot Water Bath and Pressure Canning No food spoilage due to acid corrosion FDA approved materials One dozen… more

Stainless Steel Hand Cherry Pitter

Strong, stainless steel construction makes this the cherry pitter you’ll use year after year.  The ergonomic design fits your hand nicely and offers a smooth motion for cherry pitting. When not in use, the lock on the back of the cherry pitter keeps it closed and locked for convenient storage. An excellent investment if you’ve… more

Cuppow! – Sipping Lid for Wide Mouth Canning Jars

This is CUPPOW – a fun solution for easier drinking from a wide mouth canning jar. The canning jar already makes an awesome platform for a travel mug: it’s easy to clean, made of heat-resistant glass, cheap, durable, and when sealed it doesn’t leak. The only problem is that with their large openings, canning jars… more

The Backyard Homestead

Edited by Carleen Madigan Put your backyard to work! Enjoy fresher, organic, better-tasting food all the time. The solution is as close as your own backyard. Grow the vegetables and fruits your family loves; keep bees; raise chickens, goats, or even a cow. The Backyard Homestead shows you how it’s done. And when the harvest is in,… more

reCAP Mason Jar Pour Cap

THE ORIGINAL POUR CAP FOR MASON JARS. A design inspired by the classic American zinc cap, but enhanced with the practicality of BPA-free recyclable plastic. With reCAP, you can easily shake, pour and store right from your mason jars! Fits regular mouth jars Spill-proof BPA free Made in USA Unlike other mason jar lids you may… more

Canning Lid Rack

The only essential canning tool that you and your preserving pals don’t already have. Load this nifty rack with the flat canning lids and submerge the entire rack in a pot of hot water to warm the seals.  Lift it out to select a lid as you go and eliminate the frustration of trying to… more

Apple Tool – Peels, slices and cores in one motion!

This is one of those kitchen gadgets you really truly need if you get into Fall apple mania like I do.  With a turn of the lever, it peels, slices and cores the apple all at once.

Corn Cob Stripper

Enjoy fresh corn off the cob using this excellent Corn Kernel Stripper.  The 18/8 stainless steel sleeve (2-1/8-inch diameter) fits over the tapered end of the corn cob and with firm pressure on the softly padded silicone “wings”, the sharp serrated blades cleanly cut the kernels away from the cob.  Easy to use and safer… more

Put ‘em Up – A Comprehensive Home Preserving Guide

PRESERVING IS BACK, AND IT’S BETTER THAN EVER. Flavors are brighter, batch sizes are more flexible, and modern methods make the process safer and easier. Eating locally is on everybodys mind, and nothing is more local than Heirloom Salsa made from vine-fresh tomatoes or a quick batch of Ice-Box Berry Jam saved from the seasons… more

5-Piece Basic Canning Starter Kit

Yeah, sure you can preserve without the appropriate tools.  Never mind the scalding hot water, liquid magma-filled 3-lb jars waiting to slip out of your grip onto your toes.

Endurance Skimmer

Very fine mesh is ideal for skimming residue or straining food from hot liquids. This oval skimmer has a gently curved front and sloped sides to keep food contained, and it navigates easily into the corners and sides of cookware. The skimmer measures 5″ x 4-1/2″ and has a 7-3/4″ handle. Dishwasher safe 18/8 stainless… more