By Janet Chadwick
Find out why over 100,000 copies of this beginner's guide have been bought. Organized in a friendly, food-by-food format, readers will find freezing, drying, canning, and storing instructions for each vegetable, fruit and herb.
Up-to date information and clear, step-by-step instructions show even absolute beginners the way to a fully stocked pantry. This book is for beginners, so it does not cover pressure-canning.
Softcover. 232 pages. Storey Publishing 2009.
I am a novice at canning and just did it the first time last weekend. This book has a ton of information about food preservation (other than canning) and was invaluable. It also has a lot of great recipes!! A must for beginners!Review by Katie (on 8/31/11)