Category: Jams & Preserves

Courgette & Ginger Jam

Courgette & Ginger Jam

Courgette and Ginger Jam is delicious and a great way to use up overgrown courgettes / zucchini or marrows. Perfect on toast and a great alternative to mango chutney ! One of my best sellers when I sold preserves at a local Christmas market, some continue reading

Easy Pickled Red Cabbage Recipe

Easy Pickled Red Cabbage Recipe

A quick & easy recipe for Pickled Red Cabbage. Crunchy, zingy & delicious – perfect addition to kebabs equally at home with cold meats & cheese at Christmas. Here at the Kitchen Shed we love making pickles and chutney and it seems a lot of 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