cooking, gardening, homemade, homesteading, sauerkraut

Making Sauerkraut Simple Deliciousness

There are few foods more polarizing than sauerkraut.  Some people love it and some people hate it.  It is no different here on the homestead.  One year we had an abundance of cabbage, and wanted to preserve it.  When the subject of making our own kraut arose it was met with mixed emotions.  I believe… Continue reading Making Sauerkraut Simple Deliciousness

homemade wine, vineyard, vineyards, winemaking

Making Homemade Wine + Growing Grapes = Homestead Happiness

We have always had a love affair with fermenting things here on the homestead.  It all started years ago with our first batch of pickles, and then moved on to sauerkraut, beer and most recently wine.  The real draw for us is making things that you can't buy in the store.  A fresh batch of… Continue reading Making Homemade Wine + Growing Grapes = Homestead Happiness