Preserve Strawberries for Winter

Updated: Jul 8

It is berry season here now. We love our Strawberries and for $1 a quart they are a total deal. Usually Strawberries are $3.99 a quart, but if you buy in season the sale is equal to 75% off!

I have a candle and sewn goods company and usually I focus on that for my blog, but I can’t resist in this economy sharing some cost saving tips that I’ve learned over my journeys.

Spring is the perfect time to stock up on Berries (Strawberries, Blueberries, and Raspberries), Cucumbers and Beets. These produce items are on sale in May/June.

Look at the local grocery flier for big sales on these items.

So, I had to get about 9 quarts of strawberries. I paid $9 for them when at any other time I would have paid $37!

I have no intention of eating 9 quarts of strawberries this week- I will preserve them to eat later.

We choose to freeze 6 quarts for