Dr. Pepper Dixie Jelly

Recipe by Shawn C
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READY IN: 40mins
YIELD: 5 jars
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 3
    cups Dr. Pepper cola
  • dry pectin (a small box)
  • 14
  • 3
    drops red food coloring (optional)
  • 3 12
    cups sugar
  • paraffin wax
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DIRECTIONS

  • Mix Dr. Pepper, powdered pectin and lemon juice in a large saucepan.
  • Add coloring, if desired.
  • Measure sugar into a bowl to add later.
  • Place Dr. Pepper mixture over high heat and stir until mixture comes to a hard boil.
  • At once stir in sugar.
  • Bring to a full rolling boil and boil hard one minute, stirring constantly. Remove from heat, skim off foam with metal spoon and pour quickly into glasses.
  • Cover at once with 1/8-inch hot paraffin.
  • Allow several days to set.
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