Spicy Tomato Marmalade

Spicy Tomato Marmalade

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Sue Glover

By
@WickerLuvr

I first made this in 1983. The recipe was given to my now ex-husband by a retiring co-worker. Believe me when I say 2 jars of this wonderful marmalade were not nearly enough to have on hand! We made almost 60 pints of this that first summer! It did not last until spring! Awesome on homemade biscuits!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:

Ingredients

  • 4-5 lb
    fully ripe tomatoes
  • 1 each
    orange and lemon
  • 1/4 c
    cider vinegar
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    each ground cinnamon and allspice
  • 3/4 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 3 c
    sugar

How to Make Spicy Tomato Marmalade

Step-by-Step

  1. Peel, core and coarsely chop tomatoes (you should have 8 cups).
  2. Carefully remove thin outer peel from orange and lemon. Cut peel into thin slivers.
  3. Holding fruit over a bowl to catch juice, cut any remaining peel and the white membrane off the orange and lemon and discard.
  4. Coarsely chop the fruit.
  5. In a 5-quart dutch oven, combine the tomatoes, orange, lemon,slivered peel, vinegar,cinnamon, allspice,cloves, and sugar.
  6. Bring to boiling, reduce heat and simmer gently, uncovered, until reduced to 2 pints, it takes about 2 hours. Stir frequently to prevent sticking.
  7. While tomato mixture is simmering, prepare 2 pint canning jars. When mixture is reduced, fill jars to 1/8 inch from top of jar. Seal.

Printable Recipe Card

About Spicy Tomato Marmalade

Course/Dish: Jams & Jellies



Show 9 Comments & Reviews

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat

10 Ice Cream Sandwiches to Beat the Summer Heat


One of the summer staples is hearing the sound of the ice cream truck roaming the neighborhood and ice cream sandwiches are always on the menu. Vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two chocolate cookies they are a classic summer treat. These days, ice cream sandwiches have gotten a makeover and you don’t need the ice […]

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes

Fresh Corn Recipes That Make Tasty Side Dishes


We’re not all lucky enough to have fields to grow fresh corn, but thankfully it’s abundant at the market. And while zucchini is one of the most popular summer veggies (even though it’s technically a fruit), I really think corn on the cob ranks at the top. I look forward to enjoying it each summer. […]

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes

14 Refreshing Strawberry Lemonade Recipes


Nothing quite says summer like a refreshing glass of ice-cold strawberry lemonade. And now, with these easy 14 homemade strawberry lemonade recipes, you can make it for all your front-porch-sippin’ needs! Full of fresh strawberries and lemons, these recipes will be your go-to for drinks by the pool or in the backyard all summer long.