Get Hooked On Canning

Careful! canning can become one fierce addiction! After all, my canning addiction launched this little business. Maybe you have an over flowing garden, maybe you like the idea of stocking up your own pantry, maybe you want to make a few gifts… Get yourself hooked on canning! Throw yourself a preservation party!  Sweet Preservation has some …

Beer Jelly Caramelized Onions

Stock up on onions because you are about to have a serious addiction.  Caramelized onions are stupid easy to make and go on everything. That’s right, everything. Serve on burgers or sandwiches to add a deep and sweet flavor that happens to go really well with blue cheese. Top salads and baked potatoes with golden …

Olive Oil Cornmeal Cake with Blueberry Sage Fool

Fresh sage turns a rustic and lovely cornmeal cake into an earthy luxury. This sage scented cake complements the Potlicker Blueberry Sage Jam that I used in a classic fool.  A fool is a simple and old fashioned dessert that could stand on its own but is a great accompaniment to other desserts.  It is, …

Strawberry Chipotle Jam-a-rita

Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner and we are already serving up some Strawberry Chipotle Margaritas. A great margarita can be made with limes, tequila, triple sec & ice. Add just a couple of spoonfuls of jam and you will be rewarded with tons of flavor. This margarita is tart, limey, and finishes with …