Category: Jams & Preserves

Courgette & Ginger Jam

Courgette & Ginger Jam

Courgette & Ginger Jam is delicious & a great way to use up overgrown courgettes / zucchini. Perfect on toast & makes a great alternative to mango chutney! It still amazes me how quickly time whizzes by – this is my first post for August continue reading

Easy Pickled Red Cabbage Recipe

Easy Pickled Red Cabbage Recipe

  I make Pickled Red Cabbage especially for our Chicken Kebabs Take Away Style but it goes equally well as an accompaniment to cheese and meat and can make a lovely christmas gift too. A really easy recipe with no overnight soaking and no boiling continue reading

Slow Cooker Peach Jam

Slow Cooker Peach Jam

Delicious Slow Cooker Peach Jam & only 3 ingredients! Take the heat out of jam making & let your Crockpot do all the work for you. I shouldn’t complain about the weather as I love all the sunshine and it means our produce is growing continue reading

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Homemade Vanilla Extract

  Homemade vanilla extract is so easy to make, much cheaper than shop bought and you have the advantage of choosing your own vanilla pods. Homemade vanilla extract is worth making just to be able to open the jar and take in the wonderful aroma of continue reading

Homemade Strawberry Jelly & Strawberry Glaze

Homemade Strawberry Jelly & Strawberry Glaze

Homemade Strawberry Jelly & Glaze – a seedless strawberry jam. Perfect for topping summer desserts – strawberry tart, pavlova, cheesecakes & ice cream! I first made this jelly a few years back when we had a glut of strawberries here at the Kitchen Shed. Our continue reading