American Jam Recipes


Jelly..Redbud Jelly in the Spring

By Straws Kitchen(*o *)
Our local Museum made the "Redbud Jelly" and says it is wonderful, using buds/flowers from the...

Triple-berry Jam

By Terese Galgano
My family and friends love it! I make it every year when the berries are in...

Pepper Jelly

By Donna Brown
As my new Just A Pinch friend Lillian says this is really good over cream cheese...

Raspberry, Jalapeno and Zucchini Jam

By Colleen Sowa
I work at our Community Garden, and three days a week we harvest and distribute free...

Mogan David Wine Jelly

By Colleen Sowa
My Great Grandmother Charlotte Andrews Kennedy use to love Mogan David Wine, she thought making...

Easy Rhubarb Jam

By Colleen Sowa
I like this recipe because it doesn't use other fruits or vegetables... pure and simple... old...

CANNED GRAPE JELLY (Regular & On The Lighter Side)

By Peggi Anne Tebben
I've canned a lot of jellies over the years & several kinds of grape jellies: purple,...

Grilled Turkey, Fig and Cheese Sandwich

By Kimberly Biegacki
This is another great recipe from earthnvine.com. When, I saw this recipe I just had...

Cherry, Rhubarb, Raspberry Freezer Jam

By deb baldwin
I have always wanted to make jam out of my rhubarb, but did not want it...

Rasberry Almond Shortbread Thumbprints

By Carol Junkins
Ok now, these are so melt-in-your-mouth good, well just telling right away, sorta a warning for...

Strawberry Freezer Jam

By Kimberly Biegacki
Wow, did we have fun today making some homemade Strawberry Freezer Jam. It brought me...

Canned Fig Preserves

By margaret mcleod
Everyone loves my fig Preserves on toast and homemade biscuits.

Lemon Blossom Cookies

By Barb Janisse
We make these every Christmas! We should make them more often, so lemony and good! ...

Sugar Free Strawberry Freezer Jam

By Kimberly Biegacki
This is incredibly easy to make with the benefits of being sugar free too. We...

From Russia with Love Tea

By Kimberly Biegacki
The most romantic and wonderful tea I have ever had was while I was in Russia....

Easy Strawberry Jam

By Karla Everett
I've been making this jam for years and its so easy to make and delicious too.

Fruit and Chocolate Dream Bars

By Carol Junkins
These have jam (any flavor) in the middle ~ a little extra treat is the chocolate...

Strawberry Lavender & Honey Freezer Jam

By Kimberly Biegacki
Among all the strawberry freezer jam I made last month I made a batch of this...

Peach Habanero Basil Freezer Jam

By Kimberly Biegacki
Whoa Momma, this is a hot one! I even chickened out and only put 2 instead...

Raspberry Jalapeno Jelly

By Ann McCue
I checked on the JAP site and didn't see this recipe so thought I'd post it....

Jalapeno Raspberry Jelly

By Teagen Lefere
I have made jalapeno jelly for years, one year I added raspberries - and will never...

Baked Monte Cristo Sandwiches

By Jean Moore
Perfect for hurry up meals and easy preparation. KIDS LOVE IT! It's great for Bunco too.

Pineapple-peach Dump Cake___Bebita

By Martha Aguirre
Ok so I was thinking what to make for desert today, its cool outside so I...

Pam's Carmelized Ginger Apple Butter

By Pam Ellingson
I love apple butter and I used to make it just like thickened applesauce, but no...
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