Jams & Jellies
Family Tested & Approved
peaches, peeled and chopped
orange juice, fresh
place raisins in a small bowl. cover with boiling water, let stand for 5 minutes. place raisins with liquid in a large saucepan.
add peaches and orange peel. bring to a boil. reduce heat. cover and simmer for 10-15 minute or until peaches are tender.
stir in orange and lemon juices, return to a boil. add sugar. cook, uncovered, over medium heat for 25-30 minutes or until thickened, stirring occasionally.
add pecan, cook 5 minutes longer. remove from the heat, stir in amaretto.
carefully ladle hot mixture into hot sterilized half pint jars, leaving 1/4 inch head space. remove air bubbles, wipe rims and adjust lids. process in a boiling water canner for 5 minutes.