Maple Pear Jelly – Easy Jelly with Rich Caramel Notes
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Maple Pear Jelly – Easy Jelly with Rich Caramel Notes

The maple syrup adds delicate caramel notes to this easy maple pear jelly recipe. Just a half a cup of maple syrup sweetens the entire batch. Here on the homestead, we do a lot of canning and preserving. Some things we grow ourselves, some we buy locally, and some with barter with neighbors. Our pear…

9 Ways to Preserve Pears, Plus Tips to Prevent Browning

9 Ways to Preserve Pears, Plus Tips to Prevent Browning

Our neighbors have a beautiful pear tree that’s over 50 years old, and each year they invite us to share in the harvest. Big tree = lots of fruit, so over the years I’ve used many different ways to preserve pears. No matter how you store them – canning, freezing, drying, freeze drying or fermenting…