Entries from Postcards from the Trail tagged with 'Canning'

Tomato Puree

Well, the trays of tomatoes ripened up and I had enough home grown tomatoes to can. The Aug/Sept2010 issue of Fine Cooking had a good article on canning tomato puree . I had mostly small little Stupice variety tomatoes...

Bread and Butter Pickles

Fall is coming fast in the Pacific Northwest. We have had almost nothing for a summer. June was rainy and cold. July and August was off and on. It is now September and you can tell Fall is approaching...

Dilly Beans

Our green and yellow beans have been ripening fast. The weather is also turning cold so the beans are toughening. They are starting to plump up their seeds. The Blue Lakes are still pretty meaty but our Yellow Romanos...

Home Canned Tomatoes

The hot weather has given us a bumbercrop of tomatoes. I decided it was time to can some tomatoes. I had a dozen pint jars and we had way enough tomatoes to fill them.G said he wanted to help...