Put those tangy green Granny apples to good use by canning up a batch of caramel-flavored apple jam to enjoy during the cold months. Plenty of brown sugar and a dash of butter flavoring give the jam its special caramel flavor.

Put those tangy green Granny apples to good use by canning up a batch of caramel-flavored apple jam to enjoy during the cold months. Plenty of brown sugar and a dash of butter flavoring give the jam its special caramel flavor.

Perfect for the bounty of fresh apricots, recipe is somewhere between a delicious, fruity and spicy jam and a chutney, but it makes a fabulous sauce base for Asian-style sweet and sour dishes. Preserve a little taste of early summer for a rainy day.

Perfect for the bounty of fresh apricots, recipe is somewhere between a delicious, fruity and spicy jam and a chutney, but it makes a fabulous sauce base for Asian-style sweet and sour dishes. Preserve a little taste of early summer for a rainy day.