Borage Jelly

READY IN: 40mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 6
    cups borage leaves (and flowers)
  • 1
    tablespoon mint leaf (optional)
  • 2
    tablespoons lemons
  • 1
    (1 3/4 ounce) package dry pectin
  • 5
    cups sugar
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DIRECTIONS

  • Soak 6 cups of borage leaves and mint leave if using and flowers parts in a 4 cups of cold water overnight, drain and strain, pressing the liquid out of the leaves and flowers gently.
  • Measure 4 cups of the liquid, add the lemon juice, and pectin.
  • Put into a deep jelly kettle and bring to a rolling boil, then add sugar and stir to mix well.
  • Stir and boil hard for 1 1/2 minutes, or until mixture sheets from a wooden spoon, skim, pour into hot clean 1/2 pint jelly jars. Seal the a water bath accordingly.
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