Canning Recipes. We love to garden – and the only way to enjoy some of that great garden food year round is through the age old art of canning. Each fall – our goal is to fill our pantry with enough canned food to last us until next year’s garden can start producing.  

Below you will find recipes and helpful hints on canning and freezing from all of our previous posts.  Just click on the pictures below to go right to the post. Happy canning!!!

The Best Tomato Canning Recipes For All Of Those Tomatoes

It has been a bit of a wait with the wet, cool and rainy garden season we have experienced here in Ohio - but the heat, humidity and sunshine have finally arrived - and along…

Homemade Grape Jelly Recipe – Made With Fresh Grapes or Juice

Our Concord grapevines are loaded with grapes this year and that means it is time to make our own grape jelly. As…

Picante Sauce Recipe – Made With Garden Fresh Tomatoes

So the controversy begins - what really is Picante Sauce? Ask 10 people this question and you will likely get 10…

Classic Salsa Canning Recipe – Made Straight From The Garden!

This classic salsa recipe is one of the most requested recipes by our readers. Like many of you have commented - nothing can beat…

Strawberry Rhubarb Jam Recipe – Incredible Flavor, And No Pectin Required!

When I first made strawberry rhubarb jam, it was purely out of necessity. As a young…

The Best Sweet Pickle Recipe – Quick, Easy and Delicious

This is the absolute best sweet pickle recipe that I have ever made or eaten! When tasting this recipe some…

Make Your Own Apple Butter – Easy Crock Pot Recipe

As the autumn leaves turn vibrant colors of red and yellow, it reminds me that the apple picking season is well underway. We have about a 2 month span to collect, eat, and preserve anything…

Canned Pasta Sauce Recipe – Fresh From The Garden

Tomato Season is here! The daily pickings have increased from a bowl full to a bushel full - and that means it's time to make and can our pasta sauce.  Along with salsa and tomato…

Freezer Apple Pie Filling – Make It Now And Freeze For Later Use

It's apple season and that means it is time to make our homemade Freezer Apple Pie Filling. Take advantage of all those fresh picked apples and make this delicious freezer apple…

Hot and Spicy Garlic Dill Pickle Recipe – Our Secret Recipe!

Jim tells everyone about our Hot and Spicy Garlic Dill Pickle recipe. So for today's recipe of the week, we decided it was a good time to share our most famous pickle recipe.  [caption id="attachment_23432"…

Orange Marmalade Recipe – Ready To Enjoy In Just 30 Minutes!

I have to admit, I have never been a huge fan of orange marmalade.  However, I do enjoy, and often crave, the popular Chinese take out dish of Orange Chicken. Which has now led me…

Dill Pickle Relish – The Recipe That You Have Asked For!

After publishing our Sweet Pickle Relish Recipe, we have been inundated with requests for us to share our Dill Pickle Relish Recipe. So after picking several more cucumbers last week, I finally brought the camera…