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3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Sterilize Canning Jars in Your Oven

If you have been canning for a while then it is likely you have been told how important it is…

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Vinegar and Canning – 13 Questions You Did Not Know You Had

1. What does vinegar do in canning? Vinegar is one of the main types of acid used during canning to…

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A Detailed Review of the Ball Electric Canner [FreshTECH]

As mentioned in The Ultimate List of Canning Supplies some household stoves can struggle to reach the needed temperatures for…

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Heat and Your Mason Jars [ 9 ] Top Questions & The Answers

Unedited Image in Featured Image appeared on www.kitchenistadiaries.com With cooking temperatures ranging from 100 degrees to more than 500 degrees…

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Canning A Sauce That Tastes Like Your Favorite Brand

It’s possible to create homemade spaghetti and pasta sauces that taste like your favorite store brand. Start with a meaty…

Hidden danger of unsafe canning Botulism
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Hidden Danger of Unsafe Canning Why You Should Follow Tried Recipes

The main danger you face when canning is potential food poisoning. The most common cause of this is Botulism. This…

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Can You Microwave Mason Jars with Food in Them?

It is safe to microwave most modern glass jars. Brands such as Ball,Kerr and Jerdan often include microwave-safe symbols on…

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Simple Guide to Successfully Canning Fresh Green Beans

Having grown up in the south and spent many summers with my grandparents I was exposed to canning operations from…

Water Bath Canning Supplies
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3 Water Bath Canner Alternatives You May Already Have and Don’t Realize

Water bath canners just like pressure canners can end up being quite expensive. However, a water bath canner is far…