Three Mango Jam, How To Make
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Three Mango Jam, How To Make

Mangoes are everywhere over here. It’s one of those fruits in which wherever I go, I just find them. They are widely available from November to April. So, turning all this nice fruit into mango jam comes naturally. Look for the ngoe variety or the apple mango. Use ripe fruit and always include one slightly…

Yoghurt Made Simple, in Glass Jam Jars
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Yoghurt Made Simple, in Glass Jam Jars

Yoghurt is a smooth semi-solid product made by the bacterial fermentation of milk. It is one of the most popular foods loved by many. It can be made with any type of milk by following the simple steps of: Pasteurizing the milk by heating, Adding yoghurt starter culture. Allowing the milk to incubate for 6…

Sugar, Its Importance In Jam Making
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Sugar, Its Importance In Jam Making

When teaching jam making, the one ingredient that usually captures most people’s interest in sugar and its relatively high content. One of the questions always asked is, “Why all this sugar?” Many have a very negative perception of sugar, especially when it is a part of their food. However, stay with us and learn why…

How To Sterilize Jam Jars The Right Way
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How To Sterilize Jam Jars The Right Way

It is very important to clean your jam jars and make them as sterile as possible before filling them with anything. The whole idea in preserving is to ensure that the food in the jar stays sterile. The following steps will show you how to sterilize your glass jars properly. The beauty of making jam is that…

Why Making Jam is Important, Make Today
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Why Making Jam is Important, Make Today

Making jam is an easy way of extending the harvest season of fruit. Here is an example- In Mombasa we have mangoes aplenty from November to January of each year. In this period, usually there is a glut of mangoes in the market. Predictably, they are much cheaper too. There are many ways of preserving this fruit…

Why It’s Very Hard Finding the Right Glass Jars
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Why It’s Very Hard Finding the Right Glass Jars

The biggest headache in preserving fruit is finding the right preservation container or vessel. In the case of jam, it’s having available the right jam jars. Glass Jars Block Out Spoilage Microorganisms The importance of the jam jar has never been in question because this is the material that will provide a barrier between the cooked fruit…