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By Shirley Camp, Retired University of Illinois Extension educator
One of the signs that spring is really here is fresh asparagus appearing in the local market. Most of us are familiar with green asparagus but it is also available in white and purple varieties... Read More
by Joy Isaacs, Mrs. Wages Test Kitchens
by Katie Potthoff, Mrs. Wages Test Kitchens
By Marisa McClellan, Food in Jars
Pickled asparagus is one of those preserves that you frequently see on the shelves of gourmet markets for $12 a jar. Because of its outrageously high commercial price, I try to can enough of it each year to see me through until it is in season again. I offer instructions here to can it in pint jars, but Weck currently offers taller jars that allow you to can longer spears... Read More