Imitation Grape Jelly

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Total Time
5 mins
7 mins

This is an unusual grape jelly from my mother while living on the farm. It is hard to believe it taste like grape jelly. Just don,t tell your children its made from beet juice and they will love it.

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  • 3 cups beet juice
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 (85 ml) bottle liquid fruit pectin or 1 box fruit pectin
  • 1 grape Jell-O
  • 4 cups sugar


  1. mix and bring to a boil beet juice (beet juice from cooking fresh beets), lemon juice and pectin.
  2. add grape jello powder (3 ounces) and 4 cups of sugar.
  3. Boil 6 mins.
  4. Put in sterilized jars.