PEKIN, Ill., – As the growing season nears its end, fresh fruits and vegetables are jumping off their vines and plants! It’s the perfect time to preserve some of those fresh flavors. Whether you grow your own produce, or find it at a farmers market, we think these 6 canning recipes will help savor summer, so you can enjoy delicious fruits and veggies all year long!
Canned tomatoes are great for making soups and sauces! This recipe has instructions for the entire process, to help you preserve freshness and infuse flavors.
This recipe is an interesting way to use up those fresh zucchinis that pop up in farmers markets and produce stands this time of year! Try this as an alternative to regular pickle relish on your next hot dog or hamburger!
August is a wonderful time for cucumbers! Take advantage of the fresh veggies and try your hand at making pickles! These bread and butter pickles are sweet and delicious and go great with any sandwich!
4. Dilly Beans
Another bountiful veggie this time of year is green beans! Follow this recipe to create your own pickled green beans.
Although this recipe doesn’t call for any cans, freezing corn is great way to preserve its flavor. Follow the instructions for blanching and bagging!
Don’t forget about fresh, juicy, peaches! This recipe is simple, and very different than classic peach jam or jelly.
Whether you grow your own produce, or visit the farmers market often, we think it’s the perfect time to preserve some of summer’s fresh flavors. The 6 canning recipes will help savor summer until it comes around again! While you’re preparing to preserve your favorite fruits and veggies, don’t forget to keep up on your vehicle maintenance by scheduling a service appointment at Velde Ford Pekin.
Located at 2200 North 8th Street, Pekin, IL 61554, Velde Ford of Pekin is committed to providing customers outstanding service. We want you to enjoy your car buying experience. If you have any questions or concerns, be sure to stop by the dealership or visit our website at www.VeldeFordPekin.com. You can also reach us at (888) 221-2804. We look forward to hearing from you soon!
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