Jam, Jelly, Preserves, What’s the Difference

Jam, Jelly, Preserves, What’s the Difference Jam, jelly, preserves and conserves; fruit spreads and butters and Marmalades, oh my! These are just some of the terms associated with preserved fruit products. It’s a real wonder that something as simple as preserved fruit could be so complicated. According to convention and common knowledge… Jelly: Just the juice, nothing but the juice. And sugar. No seeds, […]

Food Labeling Gone Wild

Food Labeling Gone Wild! By Tom McHale Article republished with permission from Celiacbites.com Overheard in a Wal-Mart food processing facility just outside of Toad Suck, Arkansas… Bodean: “Clem, did all y’all finish with that batch of Grape Jelly yet?” Clem: “Yup.” Bodean: “You remember to add the anchovies?” Clem: “Ummm… Dangit!” Either Wal-Mart food suppliers use a really […]