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Upcoming Classes: Philly! Brooklyn! Maryland!

Though the summer is starting to wind down, there are still lots of opportunities to take a class or catch a demo. Here’s what’s coming up over the next couple months! August 20 – Spicy Tomato Chutney at Greensgrow in Philadelphia. Class is from 12 – 2 pm and costs $35. Click here to sign up! August […]

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Giveaway: Mrs. Wages Tomato Mix Basket

Last Thursday, I went to the farmers market to pick up my second half bushel of apricots for the season. While there, I entered an altered state of preserving confidence and ended up also buying a flat of grape and cherry tomatoes. In my defense, they were just $15, which is an unheard of bargain […]

Upcoming Classes and Events: Roxborough! Perkasie! Wyebrook Farm!

There’s a whole heck of a lot happening on the class and event front this week! Check the list and mark your calendars! August 14 – Plum jam making workshop hosted by Henry Got Crops at the Weaver’s Way Farm off Henry Avenue in the Roxborough neighborhood of Philly. This is a pay-what-you-wish class, with all donations […]

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The 10 Pound Cherry Challenge

Earlier in the summer, I canned my way through two flats of rain-split sweet cherries from Beechwood Orchards. I made butter, chutney, this batch of sweet and sour cherry jam, rosemary pickled cherries, and cherry lime preserves (hmm, doesn’t look like I’ve posted that recipe anywhere). When all that was done, I took a deep […]

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Spicy Peach and Yellow Tomato Jam

I made this jam back before my trip to Portland and have been meaning to share it ever since. It came to be thanks to an impulse purchase at Reading Terminal Market, just days before I was set to fly. Many of the produce stands there bag up their rapidly ripening produce and sell them […]

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August 17 is National Can-It-Forward Day!

Judging by the number of peaches and tomatoes currently in my apartment, we are nearing the pinnacle of the canning season. In order to celebrate this season of abundance, Ball is throwing a little party. The third annual National Can-It-Forward Day will be taking place on Saturday, August 17. They’re going to be streaming a […]

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