Bernardin Complete Book of Home Preserving

Home canning puts the pleasure of eating natural, delicious produce at your fingertips year-round. Preserving food is as modern and practical as the latest food trend, and it's really quite simple! Easy-to-understand detailed instructions provide all the information you need before you begin a project. Enjoy the rewards of numerous homemade meals and snacks, created from just one preserving section.

From the experts, the definitive book on home preserving.
Bernardin Home Canning Products are the gold standard in home preserving supplies, the trademark jars on display in stores every summer from coast to coast. Now the experts at Bernardin have written a book destined to become the Bernardin "bible" of home preserving. As nutrition and food quality have become more important, home canning and preserving has increased in popularity for the benefits it offers:

- Cooks gain control of the ingredients, including organic fruits and vegetables.
- Preserving foods at their freshest point locks in nutrition.
- The final product is free of chemical additives and preservatives.
- Store-bought brands cannot match the wonderful flavor of homemade.
- Only a few hours are needed to put up a batch of jam or relish.
- Home preserves make a great personal gift any time of year.

The 400 innovative and enticing recipes include everything from salsas and savory sauces to pickles, chutneys, relishes and, of course, jams, jellies and fruit spreads. You'll find such treats as:
Mango-Raspberry Jam
Crabapple Jelly
Green Pepper Jelly
Pickled Asparagus
Roasted Red Pepper Spread
Tomatillo Salsa
Brandied Apple Rings
Apricot-Date Chutney
The book includes comprehensive directions on safe canning and preserving methods, plus lists of required equipment and utensils. Specific instructions for first-timers and handy tips for the experienced make the Complete Book of Home Preserving a valuable addition to any kitchen library.

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Apr 2006


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