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WECK Home Preserving

Made-from-Scratch Recipes for Water-Bath Canning, Fermenting, Pickling, and More

Published by Skyhorse
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

Preserve the harvest with WECK jars and enjoy all your favorite jams, spreads, dressings, sauerkrauts, and more for the whole year!

Food preservationist Stephanie Thurow has once again teamed up with the canning jar experts at WECK to show readers how to preserve the harvest with their beautifully designed, reusable glass jars. In WECK® Home Preserving, Stephanie has created a step-by-step guide to preserving even more with WECK jars and has developed seventy-five delicious, small-batch recipes for water-bath canning, fermenting, and pickling with them. Some recipes don’t even require any processing at all!

Recipes in this helpful guide include:

  • Flavored salts
  • Coffee liqueur
  • Peppercorn ranch dressing
  • Crunchy garlic-dill pickles
  • Elderberry syrup
  • Fall-spiced peach jam
  • Pizza sauce
  • Pickled eggs
  • And so much more!

With this go-to resource, you will become a confident food preservationist, understand how to safely and successfully preserve in the comfort of your own home, and learn the skills of kitchen crafts that can be passed down for generations.

About The Author

Stephanie Thurow is a Certified Master Food Preserver and Master Gardener Volunteer from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is a homesteader, creator of the Minnesota from Scratch blog, and author of four books including Can It & Ferment It, WECK Small-Batch Preserving, WECK Home Preserving, and forthcoming Small-Scale Homesteading.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Skyhorse (August 18, 2020)
  • Length: 176 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781510751279

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Raves and Reviews

“This book is chock full of easy-to-follow recipes that keep homegrown fruits and vegetables on the table well into winter. I can't wait to try the sauerkraut!" ―Rodney Wilson, senior editor at Hobby Farms

“Each of Stephanie’s recipes presents an opportunity to create our own farm-fresh food security. Thanks to this beautiful book, we can all can and ferment the harvest, season-to-season, reveling in its peak nutrition." ―Patti Long, founder of FarmMade 

“As a WECK canning jar user myself, I’ve long enjoyed the beauty they bring to my pantry shelves. But these jars are more than just attractive; they and Stephanie Thurow’s recipes can secure your food independence.” ―Rebecca Martin, group editor at GRIT and Mother Earth News

“An informative preserving book on how to utilize the beautiful and practical WECK jars! ―Ann Accetta-Scott, author of The Farm Girl's Guide to Preserving the Harvest, blogger at

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