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Post  bnoles on 7/20/2013, 4:28 pm

When I planned and planted my garden this Spring, I intended that this year would be experimental and I would only grow enough to eat at the table.  BIG miscalculation on my part, so I had to crash course canning.  

Now that the garden is slowing down, there are still several things I would like to learn to can, Kosher dill pickles were one of those on my list, but I had no cucumbers left on my vine.  Off to the local farmer's market we went yesterday afternoon where I knew I could get fresh and organic and support our local farmers as well.  I found some beautiful cucumbers that looked just right for the project and they were only 3 for $1.  While there I spotted some fresh picked peaches..... (I love peaches) and living in GA, the season is NOW.

Started out working on some peach/cinnamon jam:







A quick clean up of the kitchen and then straight on to the cucumbers without a break.





I am starting to feel like a squirrel hoarding for the winter.

Tired, but content for the moment. sawing logs

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Post  RoOsTeR on 7/20/2013, 5:00 pm

You are knighted King Canning Bob.
I LOVE peaches and you've got some of the countries best! Man those look good  

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Post  llama momma on 7/20/2013, 5:22 pm

Bob
I think I'll quit gardening and simply offer to buy all your extra canned stuff.  You are doing one fantastic job.  I got it, Your canned goods for my llama beans!
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Post  bnoles on 7/20/2013, 5:22 pm

hahaha Thanks Rooster! Those cinnamon peaches turned out fantastic, you REALLY need to do some.

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Post  bnoles on 7/20/2013, 5:24 pm

@llama momma wrote:Bob
I think I'll quit gardening and simply offer to buy all your extra canned stuff.  You are doing one fantastic job.  I got it, Your canned goods for my llama beans!
jocolor
hmmmm.... That is tempting rofl 

Thanks for your kind comments Gina.

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Post  camprn on 7/20/2013, 9:19 pm

SO. are you rethinking the fair? Wink 

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Post  Windsor.Parker on 7/22/2013, 10:38 am

@bnoles wrote:Those cinnamon peaches turned out fantastic...

 Thanks for sharing your successes. Last week we diced several peaches into a mixing bowl, added some habanero pepper jelly, mixed completely, and WOW! We'd planned to can some for the winter but...
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Post  bnoles on 7/22/2013, 10:57 am

@Windsor.Parker wrote:
@bnoles wrote:Those cinnamon peaches turned out fantastic...

 Thanks for sharing your successes. Last week we diced several peaches into a mixing bowl, added some habanero pepper jelly, mixed completely, and WOW! We'd planned to can some for the winter but...
drooling

Sounds really good and next time I run into some nice peaches, I may have to try some with peppers.

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Post  Goosegirl on 7/22/2013, 6:56 pm

OOOH!  Hot pepper peach jam!  Sounds fantastic!

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Post  Rahab222 on 6/9/2014, 9:59 pm

Bob,

Can you please post your canning recipe for cinnamon peaches?  I'd really appreciate it.  The look wonderful!
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Post  AtlantaMarie on 6/11/2014, 9:18 am

@Windsor.Parker wrote:
@bnoles wrote:Those cinnamon peaches turned out fantastic...

 Thanks for sharing your successes. Last week we diced several peaches into a mixing bowl, added some habanero pepper jelly, mixed completely, and WOW! We'd planned to can some for the winter but...
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Hmmmm...  My mom loves peach salsa...  Sounds similar.  Could you post your recipe Windsor?

And, yes, Bob, would love to see your cinnamon peach recipe as well!
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