Sweet Cherry Jam

READY IN: 43mins
Recipe by Coppercloud

From Better Homes and Gardens canning mag.

Top Review by MacLeod1592

ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!! We bought frozen sweet black cherries from Sam's Club, used the juice and all. We ended up with 4 1/2 pints of sinful goodness!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a pot, mix cherries, pectin, lemon juice and lemon zest.
  2. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
  3. Add sugar, stir to combine.
  4. Bring to a rolling boil for 1 minute.
  5. Remove from heat, skim foam.
  6. Ladle into hot sterilized 8 oz jars, leave 1/4" head space. Wipe rims and add lids.
  7. Process jars in water bath for your recomended altitude.

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