Cherry Jam

¬†Cherry Jam Ingredients 2-1/2 pounds fresh tart cherries, pitted 1 package (1-3/4 ounces) powdered fruit pectin 1/2 teaspoon butter 4-3/4 cups sugar Directions 1.In a food processor, cover and process cherries in batches until finely chopped. Transfer to a Dutch oven; stir in pectin and butter. Bring to a full rolling boil over high heat, stirring constantly. Stir in sugar; return to a full rolling boil. Boil and stir 1 minute. 2. Remove from heat; skim off foam. Ladle hot mixture into six hot sterilized half-pint jars, leaving 1/4-in. headspace. Remove air bubbles and adjust headspace, if necessary, by adding … Continue reading Cherry Jam

Quick Homemade Applesauce – No Sugar Added

Quick Homemade Applesauce – No Sugar Added By What’s Cooking? Photo by Nourish 365 Project Prep Time: 15 mins Total Time: 35 mins Servings: 8 About This Recipe “A quick, easy homemade applesauce recipe that I served with potato latkes this year. It has no added sugar, which makes it a better option for diabetics and low-carb people and others who avoid cane sugar. But if you prefer a sweeter sauce, add 1/2 cup of sugar. I recommend using 1/2 sweet apples (I like Braeburn) and 1/2 tart apples (Granny Smith, for example). Don’t leave out the salt, it’s a … Continue reading Quick Homemade Applesauce – No Sugar Added


Applesauce Apples vary in their sweetness level, depending on the variety and how late in the season they are picked. The amount of sugar you will want to add will depend on how sweet your apples are, and how sweet you would like your applesauce to be. This recipe is just a guideline, please adjust the sugar amounts to your taste. You can even leave the sugar out all together if you are using sweet apples. If you use less sugar than this recipe suggest, you will likely want to reduce the amount of lemon juice as well. The lemon … Continue reading Applesauce

How To Can Peach Jam Without Pectin.

How To Can Peach Jam Without Pectin. Prep Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes Yield: 6 – 7 Half Pint Jars Enjoy the taste of fresh peaches all year long with our delicious Peach Jam recipe. Our step-by-step photo instructions will show you just how easy it is to “save summer in a jar” with local peaches fresh from the orchard. Spread this jam on a hot biscuit or some buttered toast and just step back into summer with every bite. Canning jam is easier than you think and this is … Continue reading How To Can Peach Jam Without Pectin.

Peach Preserves

Peach Preserves By Luby Luby Luby Photo by mtbikeTX Prep Time: 2 hrs Total Time: 3 hrs Yield: 7 half-pint jars About This Recipe “I found this recipe on the internet and did a bit of tweaking. The original recipe called for 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg and 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract. I made one batch with the nutmeg and vanilla and one batch omitting the nutmeg and switching to almond extract instead of vanilla . I prefer it without the nutmeg and using almond over vanilla hence this is how I posted the recipe. The nutmeg version is very … Continue reading Peach Preserves