Category Archives: raspberries

Emptying the Freezer into Jam

Tuesday morning I noticed a oily puddle under the chest freezer.  This freezer came free with the house and all signs point to it having reached the end of it’s life.   This gave me the impetus to clean out both … Continue reading

Posted in currants, Eating the Harvest, Food & Recipes, raspberries, strawberries | Tagged | 7 Comments

Harvest Monday 10/31/11

Most of the harvests this week were greens. Some chard and sorrel, Some kale And a basket of odds and ends before we got more snow on Saturday. We got 5 to 6 inches. Chard, carrots, a few beets, greens … Continue reading

Posted in beets, carrots, Chickens, greens, harvest, kale, leeks, raspberries, swiss chard | 20 Comments

Harvest Monday 10/24/11

This week was a slow week for harvests. There is enough to go out and pick a few things for dinner but the large harvests are long gone. The two major things remaining in the garden are Brussels sprouts and … Continue reading

Posted in asian greens, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, harvest, Herbs, leeks, raspberries, winter greens | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Harvest Monday 10/17/11

This week’s harvest brought some lasts and firsts. The last of the apples, 5 lbs. The first of the brussels sprouts (and an egg & last of dried beans). The first of the saffron. These red stamens come from a … Continue reading

Posted in apples, brussels sprouts, carrots, dried beans, Fall, flowers, Garden, greens, harvest, Herbs, kale, raspberries | Tagged | 10 Comments

Raspberry Pepper Jam 2.0

*Note I’m re-posting this today to take part in Robin’s Thursday’s Kitchen Cupboard. Find out how others are preserving and using their harvest at her site. Thanks for hosting it Robin!* I love the contrast of colors when the pepper … Continue reading

Posted in canning, Food & Recipes, peppers, raspberries, recipes | Tagged | 7 Comments