Quick Berry Jam

While Mommabear was here… she helped me make a quick berry jam – which was  a perfect gift for Christmas hampers… as well as being gobbled up with her 12 minute scones!!

red berry jam 1

This recipe is easy to make, requires very little ingredients and can be adapted for other fruit jams! A definite make again!

red berry jam 2

Berry Jam

670g red berries (strawberries & raspberries – cleaned and chopped)
500g sugar
200ml water
2 Tablespoons lemon juice

  • Place all ingredients in a pot and bring to the boil
  • Stir regularly and leave on a medium heat until mixture starts to thicken
  • Ensure that you skim the scum off the top of the liquid during the cooking process
  • cool and place into sterilized bottles
  • Keep in the fridge and use within 3months

red berry jam 4 red berry jam 3


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