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Pickled Red Beet Eggs

These are some words I originally wrote for Serious Eats, back in the days of my In a Pickle column. As we approach both Passover and Easter, I thought it might be appropriate to share this tale and recipe here, in the hopes that you might be inspired to take some of your hard boiled […]

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April Sponsors: Cuppow, Fillmore Container, Spice Ratchet, Mighty Nest, and Fermentools

Happy April, friends! You’ll get no pranks here today, just a humble request to send a little extra love and internet attention to the sponsors that help make this site possible. First up is jar accessory maker Cuppow! They are the creator of the original mason jar travel mug topper and the BNTO, a small plastic cup that transforms a canning […]

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March Sponsors: Cuppow, Fillmore Container, Spice Ratchet, Mighty Nest, and Fermentools

It’s the beginning of March and that means it is time to highlight the businesses that help make it possible for me to write this blog! Please do visit them if they offer a product that interests you! First up is jar accessory maker Cuppow! They are the creator of the original mason jar travel mug topper and […]

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Links: Cheese Boards, Hamantaschen, and Winners

What a good weekend it was! A dear friend from my early days in Philly came to town. We ate Indian food, shopped the Italian Market, and hit one of South Jersey’s best thrift stores. On Saturday evening, we put out the cheese and cured meats we’d bought earlier in the day, raided my fridge […]

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Canning 101: Why Do Colors Change in Home Canned Foods?

It happens to all of us at some point in our canning careers. You go to retrieve a jar of precious, brightly colored jam, only to discover that the once vibrant color has gone muddy and dull. Once you get over the disappointment, you start to wonder two things. What happened to cause the loss in color […]

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February Sponsors: Cuppow, Fillmore Container, Spice Ratchet, and Fermentools

Hello friends! So sorry that I dropped off the map this week. I came down with the flu on Friday afternoon and it wasn’t until this morning that I started to feel like a human again. As a result, there has been no new content for the last few days and February’s sponsor spotlight post is […]

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