Ambrosia Conserve

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Cindy Lynn

This recipe is being posted in response to a request on the boards. I haven't made it yet. I'm really glad this request came up because it sounds delicious and I just know I'm going to have to make it myself now. Cook time includes processing time only.

Top Review by 921351

Wonderful recipe...but Holy Guacamole! It's sweet! Next time I will cut down on the sugar. Nonetheless....YUM!!!!!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine pineapple, orange juice and peel in a large saucepot.
  2. Simmer 10 minutes.
  3. Add sugar, stirring until dissolved.
  4. Cook rapidly almost to gelling point.
  5. As mixture thickens, stir frequently to prevent sticking.
  6. Remove from heat; stir in coconut, cherries and almonds.
  7. Ladle hot conserve into hot sterilized jars, leaving 1/4-inch headspace.
  8. Adjust two-piece caps.
  9. Process 15 minutes in a boiling-water canner.
  10. Remove from boiling-water bath.
  11. Cover with dry towel.
  12. Allow to stand until lids seal and cool.

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