Popular in Preserving & Canning

Preserving and Canning

Don't let a single piece of produce go to waste when you can easily can or preserve it with our guide to canning and preserving. It's economical and allows home cooks to experiment with foods that might not be in the supermarket and know exactly where their ingredients come from. If you've never tried canning at home, review our basic, step-by-step instructions as well as tips on headspace, time, and temperature requirements to ensure food safety. We'll also help you learn about the various types of canning—boiling-water and pressure, for example—and discuss when you should can and when you should freeze. For handy reference, we offer charts with tips and instructions on both methods. We'll walk you through step-by-step how to preserve some of the most commonly used fruits and vegetables. Jams and jellies are great for preserving the delicious harvests for the coming year, and our experts explain tips and helpful information.

Time to get a little saucy! Introducing the coolest of both basic and inventiv...

Freeze fresh green beans from your garden or the farmer's market to enjoy them...

Discover the art of canning with one of our homemade canning recipes, includin...

Freeze peaches to enjoy their summery, juicy goodness throughout the year. Now...

Recipe Quick Find

Whether you're a canning master or just starting out, we have plenty of jelly...

Whether you use farmer's market tomatoes or ones you grew yourself, freezing...

Why buy strawberry jam when you can make your own mouthwatering spreads?...

Pickling is perfect for so much more than just cucumbers. Pickled beets,...

Save in-season peaches for another day by learning how to freeze them. We'll...

Preserve the crisp fresh green beans from your garden or local farmers market...

There's no need to haul out the complicated canning equipment to create an eas...

Serve these homemade sweet pickles in salads, sandwiches, and as a side dish.

Tomatoes have a short shelf lifeunless you freeze them. Here's a helpful visua...

If you prefer not to can all of these pickles in jars, refrigerate the extra i...

We've collected our favorite homemade pickling recipes so you can easily make...

Enjoy your favorite produce year-round by canning it. We'll walk you through...

Step-by-step instructions for canning like a pro.

Take advantage of tomato season! Preserve the bounty from your garden or...

Preparation tips and instructions for boiling-water canning -- both raw and ho...

Stock your pantry with home-canned pickles, preserves, jams, and jellies,...

Hillary Danner is crazy for peppers of all shapes, sizes, and heat. In her...

Take advantage of tomato season! Preserve the bounty from your garden or...

In his American Classics series, cooking guru Scott Peacock offers the inside...

Try this easy recipe for refrigerated cucumber pickles when you have an...

close
close
close
close
close

Loading... Please wait...