Green Tomato-Blueberry Jam
- 5 cups fresh blueberries, stemmed*
- 4 large green tomatoes, coarsely chopped about 4 lbs
- 1 1/2 cups water
- 5 cups granulated sugar
- 3 - 1.75 oz. packs fruit pectin
- 1/4 cup lemon juice
- 2 tsp ground cinnamon
- 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
Pulse blueberries and chopped tomato in a blender or food processor 3 or 4 times until mixture is almost smooth.
Cook blueberry mixture, 1 1/2 cups water, and sugar in Dutch oven over medium hear, stirring constantly, until sugar dissolves.
Stir in fruit pectin and remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil; cook stirring constantly, 5 minutes or until mixture thickens.
Pour hot mixture into hot jars, filling to 1/4 inch from top. Remove air bubbles; wipe jar rims. Cover at once with metal lids, and screw on bands.
Process in boiling-water bath 10 minutes.
*5 cups frozen blueberries thawed, may be substituted.Servings: 5 pints
Submitted by: Recipe Group Member
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