Microwave Plum-Orange Jam

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Lennie

Fruity microwave jam; quick and easy.

Top Review by Riss4317

WOW! What a combination! I must admit I used my own plum jam recipe and just added grated orange rind, but I thought I should give the credit of the flavour combination where it was due! Thanks from New Zealand Lennie!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Pit plums but do not peel.
  2. Coarsely chop.
  3. Place in a 16-cup microwave-safe dish; stir in orange peel, sugar and lemon juice.
  4. Stir well.
  5. Microwave, uncovered, on High for about 15 minutes, until mixture comes to a full roiling boil and boils for 1 minute.
  6. Stir well 3 times during cooking.
  7. Immediately stir in pectin.
  8. Skim off foam with a metal spoon.
  9. Continue stirring often and skimming off foam for 10 minutes.
  10. Pour into sterilized jars and seal.

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