Recipe by bert
I first had this recipe after buying it at our school fundraiser. It was so good that I went through the trouble of finding out who made it and got the recipe. Since then I have made it numerous times and given away lots of little jars at Christmas. It is delicious served with cream cheese and crackers. I am not absolutely sure of the yield, it could be more.
Top Review by StarvinLor
My 1st time making jelly and I used this recipe TWICE ! First time followed directions precisely - perfectly delicious sweet jelly! I was so impressed with the ease and texture of this recipe I modified it with some items from another recipe for Rasp-Habanero Jelly on this site. So..2nd time I mixed it up by using one bag of frozen raspberries, thawed and squashed, and 5 Habanero peppers (veins/seeds removed), and then added to that red peppers to add up to the 2 cups required in this recipe. It worked WONDERFULLY and is super spicy and yummy! It's beautiful in a jar - looks just like deep raspberry jam. These'll be Christmas presents for sure! Both times it made 12- 4oz jars, with a bit left over for me to snack on. Thanks so much -! !! !
- 5 cups granulated sugar
- 2 cups finely chopped red peppers or 2 cups green peppers
- 1 1⁄2 cups white vinegar
- 1 (6 fluid ounce) bottle liquid pectin
Directions See How It's Made
- Chop peppers finely (It's faster to use a food blender to do this.) In a large saucepan, combine sugar, red or green peppers and vinegar.
- Stir and bring to a full rolling boil.
- Boil over medium-high heat for 15 minutes, skimming off foam.
- Remove from heat; blend in pectin and stir for 2 minutes.
- Pour into sterilized jars.
- Keep in your refrigerator or freeze when cooled down.