Tag Archives: Homemade Jam
Old fashioned recipes aren’t always the best! A friend of mine, knowing I’m on a preserving kick, lent me this book: I don’t want to pick on Alison Burt, or the book, because I really enjoyed reading it. However, I … Continue reading
Mulled Wine Jelly is the perfect festive gift! It’s perfect for those bring-a-plate events, or for a special little homemade Christmas gift. This is my recipe for Mulled Wine Jelly: Mulled Wine Jelly based on this recipe Ingredients 1 bottle … Continue reading
Homemade Christmas Gifts don’t have to be limited to sock puppets and handkerchiefs! (You’ll already know that if you’ve Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas Part One!) I thought I’d gather up all my ideas of Homemade Gourmet Food Gifts. Everyone loves … Continue reading
My grapefruit marmalade is lovely, but it was lacking one thing – jar labels! Jar labels for homemade preserves don’t always seem necessary – I mean, you know you made jam, right? Right, but you’ll probably make some more… and … Continue reading
Making jam is more fun with friends! I recently spent an evening with a close friend of mine, brewing up some delicious jam. A ‘preserves party’ sounds contrived, but it came about naturally – I said I planned to make … Continue reading
Jam cookies are a wonderful way to use up ends of jar of jam – and show off your creation! These yummy jam cookies have a shortbread base, filled with a ‘thumbprint’ of jam. That’s why they’re often called thumbprint … Continue reading
I’ve spent a lot of time researching how to make jam! Recently, a good friend of mine asked for some advice for making jam, so I thought I’d share some of my findings with you after the jump.