Homemade Fruit Jam Recipe

By | Published | Jams and Preserves | One Comment

1 large cup fruit pulp
1 large cup sugar
1/4 tsp citric acid
1/4 tsp or less essence
few drops colours


Add sugar to fruit pulp and cook on high flame.
When sugar dissolves completely, add citric acid
Stir and cook till thick. Add colour and essence while hot.

The jam is ready when

  • The jam bubble begin to burst and contents tend to fly all over.
  • when taken on a saucer,the water does not separate
  • taken on a spoon and swayed, it forms wrinkles

General Tips:-
Preservative proportion 1kg sugar =1/2 tsp citric acid

per 1kg of sugar =1kg 600 gm of jam

Bottling: Pour the hot jam in clean, dry, wide-mouthed jars or bottles. Cool well. Pour carefully so that air bubbles are not trapped in the jam. Pour a thin layer of molten wax on it. Close tight and store.

Feel free to comment or share your thoughts on this Homemade Fruit Jam Recipe from Awesome Cuisine.

One thought on “Homemade Fruit Jam

  1. Bala Saini said on October 15, 2010 at 5:28 am


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Subscribe to our Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest recipes, kitchen tips as well as receive other site updates!

Stay Connected:

Send this to a friend