Gardening Matters || time to bottle the bounty

By Dar Brookes
February 11 2022 - 6:00pm
SUMMER IN A BOTTLE: A variety of preserved vegetables including tomatoes, okra, carrots, cucumbers, olives and beetroot. Stored in a cool, dark place to maximise their shelf life. Picture: supplied.

It's that time of year when your garden produce may be starting to take over your kitchen or overwhelm your fridge! If that is the case at your place, then preserving some of that summer goodness for use throughout the rest of the year, and especially through the winter, might be the way to go for you.