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Harvest-Keeping

  • Making pesto is a wonderful way to preserve the summer's basil harvest.
  • Giving a gift you've made yourself sends a message of caring to the recipient, and using homegrown materials makes it even more special. Summer is the time to gather and prepare flowers and herbs so you'll have plenty of gift-making materials.
  • How to understand the differences between potato types and what you can expect in the kitchen.
  • Preserving in jars is simple and foolproof.
  • If you find yourself with more vegetables than time, here are a few of the super-quick, after-work solutions for saving some of summer's bounty for cold winter days.
  • How to store the summer harvest for the winter kitchen.
  • A simple technique brings out flavor in the backyard harvest.
  • Freezing and drying techniques.
  • I'm passionate about pickles. That's why caring for my cucumber crop tops my list of garden chores. And to me, there is nothing worse than a soggy, limp, crunch-less pickle. My biggest goal is to make sure they stay crisp!
  • Learn how to plant and harvest garlic in two step-by-step slideshows.
  • When stored correctly in their own papery wrappers, some types of onions will maintain their quality for as long as a year.
  • Step-by-step instructions for delicious pickled and fermented foods.
  • Learn how to make your own pickles, sauerkraut and other preserved foods. Specially designed crocks make it easy.
  • Frying isn't the only option. Tart and firm, green tomatoes hold up well in long-cooked relishes and chutneys.
  • In the vegetable garden, late summer is the seventh-inning stretch; time to step back and make strategy: How do I make the most of the remaining season? What's working and what needs help? Here are a few tips from an old pro on how to score big in the end.
  • Use April McGreger's recipes to concentrate the essence of fresh tomatoes into condiments that deliver a burst of intense tomato flavor—and make the most of space in the pantry.

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