Category: Preserving

Cooking

Lard

How to Render Lard. For detailed instructions with pictures go here.   Print Recipe Lard Rendering your own lard is as simple as it gets. All you need is …
Appetizers

Green Tomato Salsa Recipe

Green Salsa.  Oh, the deliciousness. For step-by-step instructions with pictures go here. Sign up to receive weekly updates, country tid-bits and homesteading fun by subscribing to the blog via email …
Cooking

Peach Sorbet

Peach Sorbet   During our peach butter cooking marathon one of my daughters decided she just couldn’t wait any longer to get her mouth on the fresh summer goodness. She …
Peaches

Peach Butter

Peach Butter Why is peach butter the perfect choice for masses of peaches? No blanching No peeling No pectin No measurements No way to mess this up Another bonus is …
Health

Canned Peaches

Canned Peaches It’s a peach-a-thon here at our homestead.  In Kentucky if you grow peaches, right now you are swimming in peaches.  I am eating, sleeping and breathing peaches …
Cooking

Peach Butter Recipe

Peach Butter What is peach butter? If you’ve had apple butter, then you know what peach butter is probably gonna be like.  It’s not a jelly.  It’s not a …
Cooking

Homemade Chutney

How to Make Your Own Chutney This chutney recipe and instructions can be made with peaches or pears. It is peach season. Trust me, I know.  When we bought our …
Cooking

Pizza Sauce Recipe

Making & Canning Homemade Pizza Sauce This pizza sauce is simple, smooth, spreadable and not complicated. Ingredients: Tomatoes Onions & Garlic Olive Oil Fresh Basil Salt Lemon Juice (for cans) …
Cooking

Peach Chutney Recipe

How to Make Your Own Chutney Peach Chutney is one of my favorite ways to use peaches. This chutney recipe and instructions can be made with peaches or pears. What …