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Canning Low-Sugar Strawberry Jam

Canning Low-Sugar Strawberry Jam

I’ve always wanted to make strawberry jam. I’ve canned marinara sauce before and heard that jam was much easier and less time consuming – boy, is that right! One day last spring, when our local grocery store had a super sale on strawberries, I bought 5 lbs worth, washed them, cut the stems and froze [...]

Erdbeerkuchen (German Strawberry Cake)

Erdbeerkuchen (German Strawberry Cake)

I’ve lived in Germany for about a year and a half, and I must say, one thing Germans do well is cake. There is a bakery on every corner and there is always a slice of delectable cake waiting for you, usually piled high with fresh fruit. One very common cake here is the Erdbeerkuchen, [...]