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Blackberries Bob Corsale bobC On 03/08/2000 8:12:00 AM, bobsheridan wrote:

>Have any of you done any real
>canning of "preserves?" I
>certainly didn't see it done,
>except very rarely, probably
>as an attempt at trying
>something new. It was
>probably done more by farmers
>or gardeners out of necessity.

Ask any EYE-talian about home made tomato sauce canning. I remember my EYE-talian grandmother going through the tomato sauce process every summer using garden grown tomatoes and basil.

Many have tried her recipes (which were all communicated verbally) but none have succeeded in duplicating them (close, but no cigar). Boy do I miss her cooking.

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