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Which foods can be water-bath canned?



Foods You Can Water-Bath Can

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Question: Which foods can be water-bath canned?


According to current USDA guidelines, all high-acid foods can be water-bath canned. These include:

  • Fruits
  • Pickles
  • Sauerkrauts
  • Jams, jellies, marmalades and fruit butters
  • Tomatoes (with the addition of lemon juice or citric acid)


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