Best way to preserve apples & onions
I just got a Costco sized bag of apples, and it's just me here so I need to preserve them some way. I love dried apples but don't really want to dry these. I use them mostly for smoothes, and some for cooking. What's the best way to preserve them for using in smoothies? Has anybody ever frozen apples? I could also maybe…
Pea Pod WIne reccipes - found some!
A few days ago, I asked if anyone had a traditional "pea pod scrumpy" recipe. Long ago, I heard from a Yorkshireman that the best "British Scrumpy" was made from the pods of sweet garden peas. Sure, it can be made with apples, pears, quince, parsnips, flowers, berries, etc... but, he was of the opinion that the "real…
Turnip green pesto!
So, some of the turnips we planted last year were never harvested, and are sending up lovely greens. I think I had them cooked years ago, and was unimpressed, but I took a nibble out in the garden and it reminded me of arugula. I love arugula. From there my mind went to pesto; I did a quick internet search and sure enough,…
I was amazed at how much Cornish Cross feet weigh! Not to be wasted I’m sure there are many creative ways to use them besides traditional broth. Please share, Also once the broth is made can the meat be used in a meal 🥘? Not just fed to the chickens?🐓
I watched a you tube video on dry canning dry goods...rice, beans and such. It was a completely new idea to me but seems to be safe and sterile. She sterilized her big mouth Mason jars, dried them in the oven on 225 degrees farenheit for 20 minutes, took them out and filled with her dried goods, stuck them back in the…
Safe Food Storage Containers
As touched on in another thread, using safe food storage containers (no aluminum nor plastic) is important to our health. I wanted to start a thread about this subject, as it is so very applicable to TGN. In this thread, I would like discussion about various containers that people have used, why you like them, sizes and…
Do you regularly stock up on
Hi everyone, of these Pure water frozen Broccoli, aside the Broccoli sprouts.... you usually grow & benefit from year-round Avocado, the bumpy brown Berries (frozen 2) especially Strawberries, Raspberries, Black currants, Blueberries, Elderberries Bone broth Ceylon cinnamon Chickpeas Chicken parts Citrus especially Lemons,…