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Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Cooking: Strawberry Rhubarb Jam

Here's something easy and delicious to do with all that rhubarb!

I made a triple batch of strawberry rhubarb jam. I lowered the sugar by a lot, as a result the jam is not as thick. It's great on pancakes, toast, even stirred into plain yogurt!

Normally, this triple batch would have 30 cups of sugar! I cut it down to 6. Believe it or not, it's still very sweet.

Here's the recipe. You can put it in the fridge, can some, freeze it, whatever you choose. Enjoy!

Strawberry Rhubarb Jam, Triple Batch (lower sugar):
12 cups rhubarb
12 cups strawberries
6 cups sugar
9 Tablespoons lemon juice

Combine all in a large stock pot. Slowly bring to a boil, stirring occasionally. After it's reached a rolling boil, continue the rolling boil for 20 minutes.


  1. I was going to make this and then decided to make pies instead since I didn't really have much. Looks yummy.