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Quick Pickles for the April Mastery Challenge

Get your Mastery Challenge on with a batch of quick pickles! Happy April, friends! This month, the Food in Jars Mastery Challenge is focusing on quick pickles. Also often known as refrigerator pickles, these pickles are typically made in small batches, involve a vinegar brine, need little time to age (often, they’re good to go […]

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The Food in Jars Mastery Challenge

Join the Food in Jars community for a year-long food preservation mastery challenge. Each month brings a different skill on which to focus and explore! Happy New Year, friends! And welcome to the Food in Jars Mastery Challenge! Back in 2010, the blogger we all knew as Tigress hosted a year-long canning challenge known as […]

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The 2016 Class of Canning, Preserving, and Culinary DIY Books

In need of a new canning, preserving or DIY book for the holiday season? Look no further than this list of books published in 2016! Oh friends, this last year was a very good one for canning and preserving books. I’ve done a thorough search of my shelves and stacks and have come up with […]

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Upcoming Events, Food Swaps, and the new Food in Jars FB Community

Upcoming classes, pickling demos, food swaps, and news about an online Food in Jars community! A tasty assortment for a gloomy Tuesday afternoon! I always feel a little bit of a let down in the days after Thanksgiving. There’s so much excitement and anticipation in advance (particularly when you work in the world of food […]

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Upcoming Events: Exeter Community Library, Cherry Grove Farm, Urban Farmer, and more!

This is it. My final six events of 2016. I do so hope that you folks will mark your calendar and make a point of coming out to taste, dine, and cook with me! Thursday, November 3 (Exeter, PA) I’m returning to the Reading area for a autumn-themed canning demonstration at the Exeter Community Library. I’ll […]

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Low Temperature Pasteurization + Crab Boil Pickles

I have spent the last five years working as an independent, creative person. One of the things I’ve learned about myself in that time is that my path towards getting things done is shaped like a snail shell, with the product at the center and the track towards it running in a spiral shape. I orbit around the goal for […]

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