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Christmas Jam (Pectin Version)

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“posted by request - I haven't tried this one yet. Adapted from Taste of Home magazine. NOTE: This recipe assumes knowledge of proper hot water bath canning techniques. Makes approximately 14 half pints.”
14 half pint jars

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Using a food processor, grind up the berries until smooth.
  2. Place in a large stockpot with sugar and pectin and stir to coat.
  3. Bring to a full, rolling boil and keep it boiling for 1 minute (use a timer) stirring the entire time.
  4. Remove from heat immediately and let cool 5 minutes (use the timer again).
  5. Skim off any foam that has risen to the top.
  6. Pour into clean, hot, sterilized canning jars, leaving 1/4" space at the top of each jar.
  7. Put on caps and process 15 minutes in a hot water canning bath.
  8. Remove from canning bath with sterile canning tongs and let cool upside down overnight, making sure each jar has properly sealed.

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