Blackcurrant Jam (or Jelly if you're Colonial)

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You can use any fruit for this, but if your fruit doesn't contain much pectin ( make sure you use jam sugar.

This is enough to make 5lb of Jam

Preparation time: 0
Cooking time: 1 hr

Difficulty: Easy - for beginners
Serves: 1

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Tags: jam · jelly ·


1lb 5oz Fruit
2lb 10oz Sugar
1 pint Water


Cook Fruit and Water till soft, about 20mins, then add sugar and boil till set, about 10mins

You can test it by spooning out a bit, then push your fingernail through it on the spoon. It's ready when it crinkles.


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