About Marisa McClellan

Marisa McClellan is a writer, teacher, and the founder of the popular blog Food in Jars, which was nominated by Saveur magazine for Best Food Blog three times and awarded Best of Philly from Philadelphia Magazine. She’s also the author of a cookbook by the same name, Food in Jars. Her writing has appeared on The Food Network blog, Saveur.com, and Food52.com. McClellan lives in Philadelphia with her husband. @foodinjars

A glass jar of single quart sauerkraut with a spoon inside and a two-pronged fork lying beside it.

Single-Quart Sauerkraut

Know how some bourbon houses offer small batches of prize vintages? We suspect the same sorta thing could transpire with this lovely homemade kraut.

A jar of Meyer lemon syrup with a spoon resting on top.

Meyer Lemon Syrup

Luscious as caramel yet simple as simple syrup, this Meyer lemon syrup has a very giftable sweet tart lemon thing going on.