Buying a canner? First ask expert cooks their advice. Chowhounds weigh in on pressure canner brands, techniques, and more.

Presto 16 quart pressure canner in Toronto

by RandalOulton 3 years ago

Hi, I'm looking for this exact model of pressure canner as shown in the attached photo in Toronto. Has anyone phys...


Fiz commented 11 months ago

pressure cookers vs pressure canners

by Gooseberry 10 years ago

Ok, I'm a little confused. I understand from researching online that pressure cookers can only be used to can using t...


lillimcgilly commented 2 years ago

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Advice for fixing my apple butter disaster?

by kaitlynmarie 2 years ago

This is my first time posting here, so I want to say hello, and thanks to everyone here for giving me some awesome id...

Induction Pressure Canners/Cookers

by mattwarner 7 years ago

So, I've started canning. I like it, and I'd like to do it more. But, I have an induction stovetop. I can do waterb...


JWVideo commented 2 years ago

Question on new, vs older, Presto pressure cookers/canners.... max heat is less now?

by coll 3 years ago

I have a smallish Presto pressure cooker that I received as a wedding gift back in the mid 1970s and it's come in ver...


coll commented 3 years ago

Canning up to 30 quarts of tomatoes - rec's on canners?

by mickeygee 3 years ago

My dad and I have been canning tomatoes for the past few years (water bath) and do about 25 quarts of tomatoes each t...


HabaneroLady commented 3 years ago

Cooking in BIG canner?

by Sigurd 3 years ago

Does anyone here cook food [not jars] in the big All American canners? Can you make soup for a crowd? Does the pre...


sparrowgrass commented 3 years ago

how to safely can a cream sauce with a pressure canner

by chefsquig 6 years ago

I was wondering how I safely can a alfredo sauce. The ingredients are brown butter roasted garlic cream cheese parmes...


srw9400 commented 3 years ago

Pressure Canner - Effects of Too Much Pressure?

by hannaverity 3 years ago

If my recipe calls for processing a jar for 60 minutes at 11 lbs pressure, is it a big deal if the pressure gauge flu...


dave_c commented 3 years ago

Recommendation for a good pressure cooker/pressure canner?

by MissEnPlace 4 years ago

I have started canning and have been working with a boiling water bath, which works OK but I also wants to speed up m...


rasputina commented 4 years ago

Lehman's Pressure Canners

by meatn3 4 years ago

Would love to hear your thoughts and experiences with this style pressure canner. https://www.lehmans.com/p-67-hig...


rasputina commented 4 years ago

Ball Stainless Canner Disappointment

by Stardustgirl 5 years ago

Argh! I'm smack in the midst of canning tomato sauce, and today I noticed that the "Elite" stainless steel canner fro...


jlbwendt commented 4 years ago

Glass Cooktop Canner/Stock Pot

by yddeyma 5 years ago

I posted a week or so ago about a new glass cooktop (not induction, just regular glass/ceramic) that I was having tro...


danna commented 5 years ago

Graniteware canner

by andrewtree 5 years ago

Needing to upsize my water bath canner. Presently using the smaller Graniteware that has been fine for several years....


andrewtree commented 5 years ago

All-American Pressure Canner?

by kaleokahu 5 years ago

Aloha Kakou: Anyone here have one of these?: http://www.ebay.com/itm/All-American-921-21-1-2-Quart-Pressure-Coo...

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Sid Post commented 5 years ago

Pressure canner questions

by lori925 5 years ago

I am looking to purchase my first pressure canner. I want a good one but have questions about which are the best. All...


rasputina commented 5 years ago

Making soup in a Ball enamel waterbath canner.

by annfaulkner 5 years ago

I bought the kit like all the beginners do. I need a huge pot for soup today and my 5 1/2 quart Le Creuset is on v...


hotoynoodle commented 5 years ago

Pressure Canner -- Weighted Gauge vs Dial Gauge

by CindyJ 10 years ago

I'm considering purchasing a pressure canner. A little internet exploring shows that there's a 16-qt. pressure canne...


Tiauna91 commented 6 years ago

playing with my new pressure canner

by justlearning 6 years ago

I got a whole chicken - and fryed it up a bit in the skillet, then pressure cooked it. It was so moist and full ...


rasputina commented 6 years ago

Do I want a pressure canner?

by loraxc 6 years ago

My husband won a gift card for $100 that can only be used in a few stores and not for a giftcard. We have narrowed ou...


dfrostnh commented 6 years ago