Total Time
1hr
Prep 30 mins
Cook 30 mins

Can make spicy or hot or plain. They didn't say how much this made. This is just using the juice of tomatoes; must cook them to get to this point.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 cups tomato juice, strained
  • 1 lemon, juice and zest
  • 3 ounces pectin
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Tabasco sauce, optional for hot, can add more to taste
  • 12 teaspoon clove, optional for spicy, add cinnamon and cloves
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon (optional)

Directions

  1. Boil toomato juice if making spicy; you can add the spices in a boil bag or use ground.
  2. Add lemon juice and fine zest.
  3. Stir in pectin.
  4. Bring to a boil.
  5. Stir in sugar until dissolve.
  6. Bring to a rolling boil; boil 4 minutes.
  7. If making hot jelly add Tabasco now.
  8. Let stand a minute; skim.
  9. Pour into jars.
Most Helpful

Finally someone who knows the difference between a jam and jelly! Thank you. I don't see how long the jars should be processed.

LVTjessi September 30, 2012