Asparagus is one of the first vegetables out of the ground in the spring and that means it’s often the first thing canned. Here are some instructions for preparing and canning asparagus from the latest edition of the Mrs. Wages® Home Canning Guide and Recipes book I helped edit. Continue reading
Well, have you checked out the Mrs. Wages website lately? Right there on the homepage are some new photos featuring some new products for 2017. In addition to a photo of their XTRA Crunch product, they have pictures of a new Bruschetta mix and a Pickled Okra product that will soon be found in stores and online.
Here are a few tips on what to preserve and what to freeze for the coming season – that way you can enjoy the taste of Spring all year ’round.
With all of the different packets of pickle mixes that Mrs. Wages® has to offer, pickle making has never been easier. Quick-process pickle mixes are available in a variety of dill products from Kosher dills to spicy dills; bread and butter and zesty bread and butter, as well as sweet pickles and pickle relish. Check out the Mrs. Wages® online store for the products that are available.
But before you can make pickles, you must have cucumbers. Remember that not all cucumbers are created equal. Continue reading