Pineapple Jam

  • 3 1/4 cups prepared fruit (one 20 oz. can crushed pineapple in syrup)
  • 3 cups - 1 1/4 lbs granulated sugar
  • 1 box Sure-Jel fruit pectin image placeholder

First, prepare the fruit. Measure contents of one can crushed pineapple. Add enough water to make 3 1/4 cups. Place in 6- or 8-quart saucepan.

Then make the jam. Measure sugar and set aside.

Mix fruit pectin into fruit in saucepan. Place over high heat and stir until mixture comes to a full boil. Immediately add all sugar and stir. Bring to a full rolling boil and boil hard 1 minute, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and skim off foam with a metal spoon. Ladle quickly into hot sterilized jars, filling to within 1/8 inch of tops.

Wipe jar rims and threads. Cover with two-piece lids. Screw bands tightly. Invert jars for 5 minutes, then turn uprigh Tbsp After 1 hour, check seals.

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