Preserving and Pickling
Making jams and pickles is more fashionable than ever. More and more people across the UK are creating their own preserves, pickles and fermented food at home.
And whether you’re just getting started or you’re a veteran of home preserving and pickling, at Lakeland we’ve got everything you need to make great tasting homemade food. Our range of homemade jams and preserves kits and accessories cover everything from jam pans and pickling jars to jam jars and pickle packers.
Why make your own preserves and pickles?
Pickle and jam making at home is creative and therapeutic, and it can be an extremely rewarding hobby. Home preserving and pickling can also be great fun for adults and kids alike.
With full control of what ingredients go into your preserves and pickles too, you can tailor your creations to your tastes to make the perfect food for you and your family. Why settle for shop-bought strawberry jam when you can make your own strawberry margarita jam or strawberry and lemon marmalade? In your kitchen, you get to play by your rules.
On top of that, you can make sure you use only the best quality and healthiest ingredients in your preserves and pickles. You can avoid the harmful stuff that shop-based alternatives may contain.
Making homemade jams and preserves with ease
Whether you’ve embraced the 'grow your own' phenomenon, if you love foraging in hedgerows, or your hunting is confined more to local markets, we can help you turn the fruits of your labour into great tasting homemade food.
Using the right tool for the right job is the secret to success. And with our fantastic selection of preserving and pickling equipment and accessories, we’ve got all the tools you need to make pickling and preserving a smooth, hassle-free process.
Kits and ingredients for preserves and pickles
To get you started in making homemade pickles and preserves, take a look at our selection of pickling and preserving kits, sets and ingredients. You’ll find an array of ingredients on offer, like setting mix and pectin, plus other vital gear including jelly bags and pickle packers.
We’ve also got you covered once you start cooking and pickling too, with our top-quality preserving pans and strainers and funnels. You’ll soon have your kitchen or shed converted into an efficient home assembly line.
Jars and bottles of all shapes and styles
You’ll find a massive range of pickling and preserving jars and bottles on offer at Lakeland, fit for all purposes. We’ve got traditional jam jars, fashionable preserving jars, fermentation jars, Kilner bottles, and even old school milk bottles.
When storing preserves and pickles, you need your jars and bottles to be airtight to ensure your creations stay fresh and are safe to eat. Our jars and bottles come with a range of reliable, airtight seals, including 2-part screw-top lids and lids with built-in pressure valves. You’ll have peace of mind that your homemade food won’t spoil.
Add those finishing touches
Once your home creations are finished, you’ll want to stay organised and label them. Decorations can add to the look of your pickles and preserves too and can turn them into thoughtful gifts. Choose from our selection of lids, waxed disks and covers, plus our labels and presentation accessories.
At Lakeland, you’ll find everything you need to make tasty, homemade jam, marmalade and preserves as well as to create fermented or pickled foods. Whether you want a jam pan or electric jam maker to get you started, traditional Kilner or Ball mason jars to store your preserves in style, or items to add finishing touches such as labels, jam jar lids and waxed discs.
And whilst you’re browsing our preserve and pickling accessories, take a glance at our other homemade food ranges, like our bread making, ice-cream and lolly making, and yoghurt making accessories.