Jams and Jellies Recipes

Browse recipes for sweet jams and jellies, like strawberry jam, marmalade, apple jelly, and grape jelly; and try spicy, savory condiments like onion jam, mint jelly, tomato jam, or pepper jelly.

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Strawberry Jam

Rating: 4.5 stars 916
Our easiest strawberry jam recipe without a pectin. The jam is soft, spreadable, delicious, and great for first-timers or seasoned cooks.

Peach Preserves

Rating: 4.5 stars 231
Enjoy sweet homemade peach preserves all year long with this easy recipe.

Raspberry Fruit Spread without Pectin

Rating: 5 stars 3
I was experimenting with making jam without pectin and it turned out really yummy. You need to cook the raspberries for a pretty long time until they fall apart.

Apricot Lavender Jam

Rating: 5 stars 1
My trick to infuse the lavender aroma into the jam is to process a portion of the sugar with the lavender.

Strawberry Freezer Jam

Rating: 4.5 stars 193
Strawberry freezer jam made with fresh fruit — quick, easy, and delicious.

No-Sugar Raspberry Jam

Rating: 4 stars 1
I developed this recipe for a friend who has diabetes. She complained that most diabetic jams had sweeteners added leaving a strange aftertaste. Fresh fruit, when in season, is naturally sweet. To make jam, you don't need to add sugar. A little agar-agar and lemon will help the cooked fruit thicken to make a spreadable fruit for toast, sandwiches, or cheeses. It will last up to 2 weeks in the refrigerator. This recipe will work with all forest fruits.

Spicy Cayenne Tomato Jam

Rating: 5 stars 7
This tomato jam has a sweet and spicy kick that goes great with meats and cheeses. Serve it up with grilled chicken and pork or slather over some crusty baguette with ricotta cheese. Enjoy!
By CJ

Grapefruit Marmalade

Rating: 4.5 stars 7
Ruby red grapefruit and sugar is all you need to make a slightly bitter, sweet, and tangy marmalade. Try this on toast or, for a twist, use it in any recipe calling requiring orange jam or marmalade. I have used it on meatballs and chicken wings with delicious results. Make sure you use organic grapefruit to ensure an edible zest.

Easy Small-Batch Blueberry Jam

Rating: 4.5 stars 204
Quick and easy blueberry jam that's simple to make with only 4 ingredients.

Red Onion Marmalade

Rating: 5 stars 28
Great recipe to serve in so many different ways - perfect with grilled steak, chicken, or even as an appetizer with crackers.

How to Can Jam

If you're a jamateur, here's what you need to know.
By Sarra Sedghi

7 Apple Jam Recipes

We've gathered up our best apple jam recipes so you can turn the last of your autumn apples into glorious preserves and savor the taste of fall for just a little bit longer.
By Ita Mac Airt
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Inspiration and Ideas

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Concord Grape Jelly
Rating: 4.5 stars 109

A delicious, gift-worthy treat for all the grape jelly lovers in your life!