Canning Jams and Jellies

  • Apple Butter
    2 hrs, 20 min
    Homemade apple butter recipe, complete with step-by step instructions. Apple butter spiced with cinnamon, cloves, allspice, and lemon. Great on toast!
  • Mint Jelly
    3 hrs, 25 min
    Homemade mint jelly, using natural pectin from tart Granny Smith apples as a base, and fresh mint.
  • Meyer Lemon Marmalade
    2 hrs
    Homemade Meyer Lemon Marmalade, only 3 ingredients! Meyer lemons, sugar, water. No added pectin needed!
  • Pomegranate Jelly
    Pomegranate jelly recipe, made with the juice from sweet red seeds of fresh pomegranates, lemon juice, sugar, and added pectin.
  • Seville Orange Marmalade
    Homemade Seville orange marmalade, made with fresh Seville oranges, lemons, and sugar. No commercial pectin needed!
  • Quince Jelly
    Beautiful rose colored quince jelly recipe with step-by-step instructions and photographs.
  • Quince Jam
    1 hr, 30 min
    Recipe for a simple quince jam made with grated fresh quince, sugar, and lemon juice.
  • Pear Butter
    Homemade pear butter spiced with star anise, ginger, lemon, cardamom, and nutmeg.
  • Elderberry Jelly
    3 hrs
    Learn how to make naturally anti-viral elderberry jelly from wild elderberries, including foraging tips, and step-by-step instructions
  • Rose Hip Jelly
    Homemade jelly made from the rose hips of wild roses.
  • Jalapeno Pepper Jelly
    1 hr, 35 min
    Homemade jalapeƱo pepper jelly with no added pectin! The jelly base comes from tart Granny Smith apples. The addition of a few cranberries gives it a vibrant red color.
  • Microwave Strawberry Jam
    50 min
    Gluten-Free
    So easy! Small batch strawberry jam that you make in a microwave oven. Cooks in 15 minutes! Easy cleanup.
  • Microwave Fig Jam
    25 min
    EASY Fig Jam made with figs, orange, lemon, ginger, cloves, and cinnamon. Small batch, takes only a few minutes to make in the microwave!
  • Apricot Riesling Jam
    45 min
    Vibrant and tangy fresh apricot jam, seasoned with Riesling wine.
  • Plum Conserve
    50 min
    Plum Conserve Jam! made with tart plums and pluots, orange slices, raisins and chopped walnuts.