Sterilize Jars in the Microwave?


To sterilize jars in the microwave, fill each jar half full of cold water. Place them in the microwave and heat on high until the water begins to boil. Empty the water and place the jars upside down on a pan in a 280 degree oven to dry.
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1. Wash the jars thoroughly. Make sure there is no food residue left on the insides of the jars. After sterilizing and drying, the jars will need to be filled immediately with the
1. Pick out appropriate glass jars and bottles. Look for jars or bottles designed for canning purposes. They should be made of tempered glass and free of nicks and cracks. [1] Be
When I jar, I sterilize with boiling water, but using the oven works just as well. Wash your jars and lids with hot soapy water and rinse well. Add the wet jars upside-down (without
To prevent food spoilage, canning jars need to be sterilized. Grab your canner and some jars, and let's get started. Difficulty: Easy. Time Required: 15 minutes. Here's How: Place
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How to Sterilize Jars in the Microwave
Canning food at home in jars can be a great way to preserve home-grown fruits and vegetables, or "preserves," for long winter months. However, using unclean jars can introduce bacteria into the preserves that may spoil the food. Sterilizing the glass... More »
Difficulty: Easy
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