The 37th edition of Ball Blue Book Guide to Preserving offers 200 pages with beautiful photographs that will guide you while you learn about preserving. This book provides information about equipment and step-by-step instructions for each preserving method. Also included are over 500 recipes for canning, pickling, dehydrating, freezing food and much more.
Tomatoes need a lower pH so that they may be water bath canned. Citric acid naturally lowers the pH without changing the tomato flavor like lemon juice does. This product provides a pantry-ready alternative to lemon juice when canning tomatoes. Citric acid is called for in 90 percent of USDA tomato recipes.
Ball 16 Oz. drinking jars are made with the same high quality glass as Ball canning jars with the addition of a handle to make holding the jar easier. Made in the USA is embossed on the jar below the Ball logo on the front of the jar. Can be used with regular mouth Ball Sip Straw lids, Ball plastic storage caps or any regular mouth caps for drink storage.
Canners want to share their abundance with others, but Food Pantries are unable to accept home canned foods. So to help with the spirit of giving for every package of Sharing Jars purchased, Ball/Newell Brands will donate 4 meals to Feeding America.
Canners and crafters alike love the unique design of the new ball collection Elite design series jam jar. The specially shaped jar is decorated with fruit embellishments. The special look is perfect for canning and gifting.
Great for home canning and other creative uses, the ball collection Elite color series wide mouth lids with bands are available in several vibrant colors to contrast the standard silver lids and bands. These colorful BPA-free lids and bands are a great option for unique creations, gifts and home decor. Mix and match the different colors and have some fun.
Ball collection Elite Pint jars have a wide mouth, mostly smooth sides and a compact height. This configuration is excellent for craft projects like making candles, bath salts, party decor, food gifts or storage of craft or office supplies or even yarn. Decorate with paint, wash tape, labels, ModPodge and more. They can also be used for canning like any other mason jar.
Ball Collection Elite Brushed Silver Wide Mouth Half Pint (8 Oz.) Jars capture your creativity. Perfect for sharing, this jar has a contemporary style that is ideal for creative preserving and storing. Elegant enough to take your flavored mustards, savory dressings, luscious chutneys and fruit-filled jams from the kitchen to the table, these uniquely shaped jars hold endless imagination. The Ball brand helps keep your creations fresh and beautiful.
This ball collection Elite series water bath canner will last for generations. Durable 18/10 stainless steel and large 21-quart capacity delivers superior performance and premium quality features that home canners will love.
The Ball Brand Dissolvable Labels are made to adhere securely on jars during storage and use and then dissolve easily away in water during cleanup. Labels strongly adhere to jars, are easy to write on and dissolve by hand washing or dishwasher when you're ready to reuse the jar. The box may also be used as a dispenser.