Make Your Own Jell-O Jam

Pat Duran Recipe

By Pat Duran kitchenchatter

makes about 8 cups
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
Stove Top

This is a quick and easy recipe for making jam. Try it ! You will be making jam all the time.


4 c
granulated sugar
5 c
mashed fruit
6 oz
pkg. jello to compliment fruit you are using
1/2 c

Directions Step-By-Step

Cook sugar,water and fruit in a heavy saucepan for 15 minutes, until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat and all dry jello. Stir until dissolved. Pour into containers, filling 1/2 to 1-inch down from top.Makes about 5 pints.
This can be frozen-if in freezer containers. After opening store in refrigerator.
Flavor Ideas:
grapes grape jello
peach peach jello
strawberry strawberry jello
raspberry raspberry jello
orange orange jello
rhubarb strawberry jello
blueberry blueberry or lemon jello
cranberries or cranberry relish cranberry or orange jello

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Jams & Jellies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jun 2, 2015
I' making raspberry of my other favorites...LOL
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Jun 2, 2015
Hi Evelyn-time difference--but here I am.. there is no pectin in this recipe --only that what's in the jello, you don't need any more.....

Fayleen just cut the segments up and mash them as for any other fruit..I hope this lelps you..hugs and thanks for sure to add the orange jello....
Fayleen Turner Collamore fayleenc
Jun 1, 2015
Pat, how did you prepare the cuties for the cutie orange jam? Sounds delicious!
Evelyn Pesnell Evelyn_Pesnell
Jun 1, 2015
is that powdered pectin or liquid?
Pat Duran kitchenchatter
Apr 19, 2015
Thanks Carol, I also love this recipe..there are so many combinations that can be made, I'm glad you found one that was delicious that got the family approval and 5 stars--thanks you so much for that...hugs to you and hubby...