Garlic Or Shallot Jelly

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7 cups

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine garlic or shallots and 3 cups of the vinegar in a 2 to 2 1/2 quart pan over medium heat.
  2. Simmer gently, uncovered, for 15 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and pour into a glass jar.
  4. Cover and let stand at room temperature for 24 to 36 hours; then pour through a fine strainer into a bowl, pressing garlic or shallots with the back of a spoon to squeeze out as much liquid as possible.
  5. Discard residue.
  6. Measure liquid; if necessary, add or reduce vinegar to make 2 cups.
  7. Prepare seven 1/2-pint canning jars.
  8. In a 5 to 6 quart pan, combine flavored vinegar, water, and sugar.
  9. Bring to a rolling boil over medium-high heat.
  10. Stir in pectin and bring to a rolling boil that cannot be stirred down.
  11. Boil, stirring constantly, for 1 minute.
  12. Remove from heat and skim off foam.
  13. Ladle hot jelly into hot, sterilized half-pint jars, leaving 1/8-inch headspace.
  14. Wipe rims and threads clean; top with hot lids, then firmly screw on bands.
  15. Process in boiling water canner for 5 minutes.
  16. Store in a cool place for up to 2 years.

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