Savour the flavour of summer-fresh peaches all year long with our peach jam! You won't believe how easy it is to make homemade jam - give it a try and find out.
What do I need ?
Original recipe yields 104 Servings
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5 cups prepared peaches (buy about 2-1/2 lb./1.1 kg ripe peaches)
2 Tbsp. lemon juice
1 box Certo Light Pectin Crystals
3-1/2 cups granulated sugar, divided
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How do I make it ?
Peel, pit and finely chop peaches. Measure exactly 5 cups prepared fruit into large saucepan. Stir in lemon juice. Combine pectin crystals and 1/4 cup sugar; stir into prepared fruit.
Bring to boil on high heat. Stir in remaining sugar. Return to boil; cook 1 min. Remove from heat. Stir and skim 5 min. to prevent fruit from floating to surface.
Pour into warm sterilized jars, filling up to 1/4 inch from rims. Cover with lids. Let stand at room temperature 24 hours or until set.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
Keeping it Safe
This recipe will yield 6 (1-cup/250-mL) jars of jam plus a partially filled jar. Refrigerate the partially filled jar immediately and use within 3 weeks.
Cooked jams can be stored unopened on the shelf for up to 1 year. After opening, refrigerate and use within 3 weeks.
How to Accurately Measure the Sugar
To ensure accuracy of the sugar measure when preparing jams, use a dry measuring cup to measure the sugar, then place all the measured sugar in a separate bowl before adding it to the fruit mixture in saucepan.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value
Fat 0 g
Saturated fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 0 mg
Carbohydrate 8 g
Fibre 0 g
Sugars 8 g
Protein 0.1 g
6-1/2 (1-cup/250-mL) jars or 104 servings, 1 Tbsp. (15 mL) each
Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.