Can Me Up: Over 50 Canning Recipes

Over 50 Canning Recipes


Canning season is quickly approaching as gardeners everywhere are planting their spring gardens and patiently waiting for the inevitable bounty. If you are like me, then you intentionally over plant so you will have leftovers to freeze and can for the winter months. I find having a well stocked pantry of canned foods makes meal planning and snack time a breeze. Listed below are canning recipes by fruit or vegetable type organized by when they come into season:

Asparagus
Pressure Canned Asparagus

Rhubarb
Canning Rhubarb
Strawberry Rhubarb Jam

Strawberry
Basic Strawberry Jam with Pectin
Chocolate Strawberry Sauce
Low Sugar Strawberry Syrup
Pectin Free Strawberry Preserves
Strawberries in Red Wine
Strawberry Key Lime Jam
Strawberry Lemon Marmalade
Strawberry Lemonade (sweetened with honey)
Strawberry Limeade (sweetened with honey)
Strawberry Pie Filling
Strawberry Rhubarb Jam

Cabbage
Sauerkraut

Blueberry
Blueberries for Baking
Blueberries in Apple Juice
Blueberry Basil Vinegar
Blueberry Pie Filling
Blueberry Syrup

Currant
Bar-Le-Duc

Mint
Mint Syrup

Mulberry
Mulberry Jam

Cucumbers
Bread and Butter Pickles
Cucumber Chip Pickles
Cucumber Sandwich Pickles
Dill Pickles
Sweet and Spicy Pickles
Sweet Cucumber Pickles
Sweet Gherkins
Sweet Icicle Pickles

Beans
Corn and Black Bean Salsa
Runner Bean Pickles

Tomato
Bloody Mary Mix
Roasted Red Pepper Spread
Roasted Roma Tomato Sauce
Whole Tomatoes

Ground Cherry
Ground Cherry Pie Filling

Tomatillo
Salsa Verde with Red Jalapenos
Whole Tomatillos

Sweet Peppers
Roasted Red Pepper Spread

Hot Peppers
Jalapeno Salsa
Salsa Verde with Red Jalapenos
Sweet and Spicy Pickles

Corn
Corn and Black Bean Salsa
Pressure Canning Corn

Raspberry
Champagne Blush Jelly
Sugar Free Raspberry Jam

Cherry
Cherries in Apple Juice
Cherry Cranberry Sauce
Cherry Pie Filling
Maraschino Cherries

Peach
Peaches
Peach Pie Filling
Sugar Free Peach Butter
Sugar Free Peach Jam
Peach Salsa

Plum
Plum Sauce (use as a butter substitute in chocolate recipes)
Plum Juice

Nectarine
Nectarine Pie Filling

Grape
Concord Grape Juice Concentrate
Grape Leaves
Sugar Free Grape Jelly

Mixed Vegetables
Picalilli

Pear
Almond Pear
Brandied Pears
Pear Apple Butter
Pear Sauce
Pears Mulled in Red Wine
Pickled Pears

Apple
Apple Butter
Apple Sauce
Compost Heap Jelly
Cranberry Apple Sauce
Curried Apple Chutney
Pear Apple Butter

Carrot
Pressure Canning Carrots

Olive
Mediterranean Partida Style Olives

Quince
Pumpkin Quince Chutney

Pumpkin
Pumpkin Quince Chutney

Cranberry
Cherry Cranberry Sauce
Cranberry Apple Sauce
Cranberry Orange Sauce

Lemon
Lemon Curd

Orange
Compost Heap Jelly
Orange Marmalade

Pineapple
Pineapple jelly

Dried Beans
Baked Beans

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