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13 Easy Steps to Canning Grape Juice with a Steam Juicer

13 Easy Steps to Canning Grape Juice with a Steam Juicer

October 01, 2022

We are lucky enough to have several concord grape vines in our back yard.  Harvesting the grapes and juicing them in a steam juicer is super easy.  With the added step of water bath canning we can enjoy the fresh juice in the dead of winter.

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Buttermilk Ranch Salad Dressing in a Mason Jar

Buttermilk Ranch Salad Dressing in a Mason Jar

September 28, 2022

The secret to an absolutely decadent ranch dressing? Buttermilk. Make this buttermilk ranch dressing in a mason jar once and it’ll replace your current go-to ranch dressing recipe. It’s that good! Here’s everything you need to know about this delicious recipe:

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Mason Jars: Your Questions Answered

Mason Jars: Your Questions Answered

September 02, 2022

Mason jars with screw tops came about 50 years after the creation of canning. It helped smooth the process of canning and preserving foods by making the task easier, mess-free, and more successful. Many early mason jars were made from transparent blue glass, which have now become collector items.

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5 Syrups to Make and Serve with Your Ergo Spout®

5 Syrups to Make and Serve with Your Ergo Spout®

August 04, 2022

Looking for ways to use your Ergo Spout®? We’ve gathered five of our favorite syrup recipes so you can put your mason jar syrup dispenser to good use!

A warm breakfast covered in syrup is the perfect way to start your day. Luckily, our Ergo Spout® can easily dispense syrup, allowing you to dish out the right amount every time without a sticky mess!

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How to Make Infused Water in a Mason Jar

How to Make Infused Water in a Mason Jar

July 18, 2022

Looking to increase your water intake with a flavorful twist? Use a mason jar to make some infused water! With our new Ergo Spout® WIDE, you can store and pour a half-gallon of your infused water of choice to stay hydrated all summer long!

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How to Use Pantry and Meal Planning Worksheets to Save Money and Reduce Food Waste

How to Use Pantry and Meal Planning Worksheets to Save Money and Reduce Food Waste

July 05, 2022

We recently returned from a long trip and the house felt pretty empty of food.  However, I wanted to see what we had on hand before I went to the grocery store so I used these handy meal planning worksheets.  It turns out that I had a number of meals I could make without spending a dime!  Here's my method for taking a pantry and freezer inventory and using it for meal planning.  It's so simple, you can do it too!

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How to Make Egg Muffins with the Ergo Spout® REGULAR

How to Make Egg Muffins with the Ergo Spout® REGULAR

July 02, 2022

Our regular mouth mason jar spout is a versatile kitchen tool that you’ll find yourself grabbing for many reasons. One of our favorite uses is to make egg muffins. 

This tasty breakfast item will become your new go-to recipe for your whole family. Here’s how to make them.

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How to Make a Mason Jar Salad

How to Make a Mason Jar Salad

May 23, 2022

One of our favorite ways to utilize a mason jar is by making a salad. Mason jar salads are versatile, tasty, and super easy to assemble. Here are some ways you can upgrade your practices to make the best mason jar salad:

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Tips for Making Mom Breakfast in Bed on Mother's Day

Tips for Making Mom Breakfast in Bed on Mother's Day

April 30, 2022

Breakfast in bed is a classic Mother’s Day gesture, and there are plenty of ways to make it special. Here are some tips for making breakfast in bed, and ways to put your Ergo Spout™ and mason jars to use for Mom’s special meal.

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Naturally Sweetened Raspberry Vinaigrette

Naturally Sweetened Raspberry Vinaigrette

April 16, 2022

This dressing recipe is perfect for spring and summer because of its sweet flavor profile and light body, but we have a feeling you’ll be craving it year-round. Here’s all you need to know about this delicious raspberry vinaigrette.

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6 Ways to Preserve Food in Mason Jars

6 Ways to Preserve Food in Mason Jars

April 02, 2022

Whether you are using an Ergo Spout® or not, we all know that mason jars are the workhorse of the home.  They offer so many uses in and around the kitchen and we want to highlight the ways you can use your mason jars to preserve food. Preserving food is fun, healthy, and a great way to seal in goodness and ensure that your food doesn’t spoil. So without further ado, here are just a few more ways you can use your mason jars:

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What People are Saying about the Ergo Spout® WIDE

What People are Saying about the Ergo Spout® WIDE

March 19, 2022

We asked some of our favorite food bloggers and instagrammers to give us their honest feedback about the new Ergo Spout® WIDE.  The results were universally positive!  Check out what they had to say below.  

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