Zucchini in Tomato Sauce (Canning)


Prep Time: 1 hrs Total Time: 1 hrs Serves: 32, Yield: 8 pints About This Recipe “This recipe is really good as a side dish and wonderful over pasta. It’s an adaptation of a recipe a Zaar member sent me in response to my request. I was looking for a recipe duplicating the commercially made zucchini … Continue reading

Garden Tomato Soup-Canning


Prep Time: 20 mins Total Time: 1 hrs 20 mins Yield: 6-7 quarts About This Recipe “Posted in response to a request for soups to can. Adapted from The USDA Canning site. The source was told to come from The Best of Friends Cookbook.” Ingredients 36 -40 ripe tomatoes ( skins removed and quartered) 4 … Continue reading

Navy Bean & Bacon Soup (Canning)


Prep Time: 1 hrs Total Time: 3 hrs Yield: 16 quarts About This Recipe “I haven’t made this in a few years, it makes for good gifts! Total time does not include for soaking beans overnight, but prep time includes a rough guess to prepping all the ingredients. Be sure to measure all ingredients exactly.” … Continue reading

Chile Con Carne (Canning)


Prep Time: 1 hrs Total Time: 2 hrs 15 mins Yield: 9 pints About This Recipe “I personally have not canned this one yet, but expect to soon. I’m posting by request, this recipe is from the USDA Complete Guide To Home Canning & Preserving. Be sure to measure ingredients exactly, but extra salt (or … Continue reading

Green Beans-Canning-Raw Pack


Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 35 mins Yield: 4 quart About This Recipe “Posted by request.” Ingredients 2 1/2 lbs young tender green beans, pods 1 teaspoon salt 4 cups boiling water Directions Wash beans. Drain. Remove strings and trim ends. Cut into 2 inch pieces. Pack beans into a hot quart jar leaving … Continue reading

Mock Pineapple


Prep Time: 30 mins Total Time: 30 mins Yield: 10-12 pints About This Recipe “I haven’t grown any zucchini since I got this recipe, but have been dying to find out how well this works…I would think this would best done with those huge, monster zucchinis that seem to sprout up when your back is … Continue reading

Sweet Carrot Marmalade


Prep Time: 1 hrs Total Time: 1 hrs Serves: 6, Yield: 6 8 oz. jars About This Recipe “This sweet and delicious marmalade has a secret that your carrot hating kids will never know unless you tell them. It is a cousin to orange marmalade, using grated carrots instead of orange rind. Try it, you’ll love … Continue reading