As my we were tootling along somewhere, for no remembered reason, we began to talk about jam… maybe we had started by talking about marmalade, the making of which we are experts, or maybe it was something else which triggered the conversation, but we began to wonder what the difference was between preserves and conserves and how they were different from jams. 504 more words
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Old recipes are things of beauty.
Looking through old recipes books is a lot like reading pages of history. Recipes are a history of our tastes and habits as they change through the years, as well as a history of our economic and social changes. 197 more words
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Preparation time: 15mins + 5 days of resting
It’s been elderflower blooming season not long ago and since we live in a green area right next to a national park (with tons of Elderflower trees) one day my mom and me thought that it would be neat to make our own syrup this year…. 134 more words