Canning & Preserving for Dummies

Canning & Preserving for Dummies

Unknown - 2003
Rate this:
Thought about canning and preserving your own food? Maybe you haven't given it a try because you believed it would be too involved. The truth is, today's methods and procedures for home-canning, freezing, and drying food are simpler and easier than ever. And now, with this easy-to-follow book, you'll get the information you need to can and preserve food safely.

Canning and Preserving For Dummies makes putting up fruits and vegetables in your home as easy as pie. Featuring up-to-date safety guidelines and simple, fun techniques, this practical, friendly guide is for anyone who wants to enjoy delicious, do-it-yourself treats year-round-or even give them as gifts! You get all the juicy details on:

Water-bath canning Pressure canning Freezing Drying Finding the right supplies and equipment

Canning and Preserving For Dummies also features yummy, eas y-to-do recipes that include preparation times, cooking times, processing times, and the yield you should expect from your efforts. You'll see how to make everything from apple butter, pear-raspberry jam, and bread and butter pickles to chicken stock, tomatillo salsa, and white chili. You'll also discover how to:

Know the acidity level of your food Pick and prepare fresh fruit Line your jars with liquid Create jams, jellies, and marmalades Preserve chutneys, relishes, and sauces Pickle vegetables Combine foods for convenience Select food for freezing Protect the life of your dried food

Providing troubleshooting tips for home-canned creations, sources for locating equipment suppliers, a metric conversion guide, and definitions of preserving terms, Canning and Preserving For Dummies has just what you need to fill your pantry with savory homemade fare.

Publisher: New York : Wiley Pub., [2003]
Copyright Date: ©2003
ISBN: 9780764524714
0764524712
Branch Call Number: 641.4 W213
TX603 .W267 2003x
Characteristics: xx, 238 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at MCPL.

Try searching for Canning & Preserving for Dummies to see if MCPL owns related versions of the work.


Suggest for Purchase

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top