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I put up two quarts of fresh tomatoes for sauce yesterday. They were in the hot water bath for 45 minutes. This morning they are cold & I thought ready for the cupboard. I notice many air bubbles when I turn the jars over Should this be of a concern for my storing & eating them later on?

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    Welcome! For good formatting purposes, please don't use all caps for titles. – Catija Aug 27 '15 at 15:26
  • That's the right amount of processing time for quart jars of tomatoes; could just be the fruits were a little less juicy than normal so the bubbles weren't able to rise. Watch for bloating and smell carefully before eating just in case, though. – goblinbox Aug 28 '15 at 2:46
  • ok, thank you--will be careful when I open one but tomatoes seem very juicy – Nancy Aug 28 '15 at 20:26

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