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How To Make and Can Peach Butter

How To Make and Can Peach Butter

| July 22, 2013 | 27 Comments

Easy to follow, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions on how to make and can Peach Butter.  This really simple recipe only calls for sugar and peaches, and is a great way of “Saving Summer In A Jar,” so you can enjoy the delicious taste of peaches all year around.  We show you how to make it, […]

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Apple Butter Recipe

Apple Butter Recipe

| March 4, 2013 | 92 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions for this delicious Apple Butter Recipe.  This is just another in our Canning 101 series of recipes for preserving our heritage, one jar at a time.  Apple Butter is really easy to make despite the fact that it takes a little bit of time to slow cook it to perfection.  […]

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Boiled Peanuts Recipe

Boiled Peanuts Recipe

| September 17, 2012 | 45 Comments

Our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe for Southern Boiled Peanuts.  Grab yourself an ice cold Nehi Soda and lets go to the drive-in.  They may take a few hours to complete, but the reward of popping these hot boiled peanuts in your mouth is well worth the wait.  Expect a little of the juice to drip […]

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How To Can Peach Jam Without Pectin.

How To Can Peach Jam Without Pectin.

| September 3, 2012 | 115 Comments

Enjoy the taste of fresh peaches all year long with our delicious Peach Jam recipe.  Our step-by-step photo instructions will show you just how easy it is to “save summer in a jar” with local peaches fresh from the orchard.  Spread this jam on a hot biscuit or some buttered toast and just step back […]

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Canning Season

Canning Season

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Summer is canning season here in the South.  Time to wash up the jars, pick some fresh fruit and vegetables and drag out the canning pot.  We’ve already canned several items this year.  I must admit, here at Taste of Southern, we specialize in “small batches.”   And, it seems we kind of favor the jams, […]

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Blueberry Jam Recipe

Blueberry Jam Recipe

| July 23, 2012 | 99 Comments

We’re “Saving Summer In A Jar” with this recipe for Blueberry Jam.  Talk about easy to make…how about only 3 ingredients to make this quick and easy jam that is just bursting with flavor.  Seriously, home canning and food preservation just doesn’t get much easier than this. … Blueberry Jam Recipe …   This is […]

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Pickled Beets Recipe

Pickled Beets Recipe

| June 25, 2012 | 46 Comments

You’ll be totally amazed at how much better homemade Pickled Beets taste as opposed to those you buy in the grocery store.  Here’s another way we’re “Saving Summer In A Jar,” with our canned pickled beets recipe.  Give them a try and taste the difference yourself. … Pickled Beets Recipe: I’m not going to tell […]

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How To Make Strawberry Jam

How To Make Strawberry Jam

| May 21, 2012 | 42 Comments

We’re canning and preserving Strawberry Jam today on Taste of Southern.  This recipe is one of the best ways to get started in the home canning and preservation of jams and jellies.  It’s really easy and produces a treat that the family can enjoy anytime of the year.  Only a few special tools are required and you’ll […]

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How To: Freeze Strawberries In Sugar

How To: Freeze Strawberries In Sugar

| May 14, 2012 | 22 Comments

Freezing fresh Strawberries in Sugar is a great way to enjoy Strawberries throughout the year.  It’s really quick, easy and a great way to get started in the home preservation of fruits and vegetables.  Sadly, local Strawberries are only available for a few weeks each year so, freezing them insures you have a good supply to last […]

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