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Old 09-11-2016, 07:39 PM   #1
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Pressure canned carrots

First attempt at pressure canning. My jar was full of baby carrots but now I have all this room in my jar after canning. Is this normal or did I miss something?

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Old 09-11-2016, 08:43 PM   #2
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Did you can them in pints or quarts? I canned mine in pints and made sure they were crammed in as tightly as I could possibly get them in.
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Old 09-11-2016, 09:00 PM   #3
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Vegetables sometimes shrink a little when cooked. I think it's normal.
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