Ground cherry preserves

Asked August 14, 2019, 5:19 PM EDT

Are there any safe recipes for ground cherry jam or preserves?

Benton County Oregon food safety home food preservation ground cherries

1 Response

Many of our Experts are out this week -- but you will get a quick response from our hotline experts. The toll-free hotline (800-354-7319) is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (July 15th - October 18th). Extension certified Master Food Preserver volunteers from Lane and Douglas counties take the calls.

Oregon State University Extension Service offers this food preservation and safety hotline every year during the peak canning season. The hotline is available for queries on proper canning techniques, safe recipes to follow, and the locations for pressure canner gauge testing in your area.

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