How-To Video: Canning Applesauce

Canning, Videos
Halloween is almost upon us, thus canning season is about to move over to make room for BAKING season :) I was scrambling to finish up a batch of applesauce before I left on a vacation last week. I wanted to do a little video tutorial to add to the step-by-step photo instructions I put together a few years ago. Hopefully it is helpful for you if you are new to canning! How to Can Applesauce Tattler Reusable Canning Lids In the video I mentioned using reusable canning lids. I gave a more in depth review of the lids a few weeks ago in my post about canning peaches. They are awesome and I can't wait to get more. Yay!
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Homemade Applesauce Recipe & Canning

Canning, Fruit and Vegetable Recipes, Fruits and Vegetables, Jodi's Progress
My wonderful cousin Kaila got about 500 pounds of apples off the tree at her new house and was kind enough to give some to me. Since the apples were free and readily available I decided to attempt to make some applesauce. It was messy but a really fun family affair! Homemade Applesauce Recipe and Canning Instructions Step 1: Get your pot ready I used my biggest pot and put a little water in the bottom to keep the apples from sticking. As I peeled the apples I just started throwing them in to start cooking. Step 2: Peel a TON of apples I used my handy dandy apple peeler which the kids thought was WAY fun to help with. If you don't have one of these peelers, you can…
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