Canning Shelves

Where do you store all your home-canned food?

I bought heavy-duty shelving supports at my local home improvement center and mounted it on my basement walls.  The shelves are parts of an old entertainment center donated by a cousin-in-law.

They can be adjusted to suit varying heights of jars or equipment.

Canning Shelves

Canning Shelves

Canned Tomato Water Problem???

I was working in the basement, attempting to organize the canned-food shelves when I found several jars of tomato water (clear tomato juice left from steam-juicing tomatoes) had a layer of what looks like vinegar “mother.”

Update: After consulting my friends online, we’ve decided that it is just normal settling and that there is nothing to worry about.






This jar, and several others, are clear …