Jam is the essence of summer. It’s fruity and fresh—especially when homemade. Never made jam from scratch before? Try these five easy recipes below.
Raspberry-Strawberry Honey Jam
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This homemade jam is bursting with ripe berry flavor and a hint of honey. It’s also paleo-friendly and can be refrigerated for on-the-go snacks.
Fig Ginger Jam
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This low sugar jam uses fresh ingredients and has a bit of a pleasantly spicy kick to it. If you’ve overloaded yourself with berries this summer, figs are a delicious alternative.
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If you’re a big fan of blueberries then you’re going to love this recipe for blueberry jam. It uses fresh blueberries and is ridiculously easy to make. Plus, you’re getting a good amount of healthy antioxidants!
Prefer blackberries to the other colors of berries? This jam recipe is perfect and perfectly easy. Just a few ingredients and 30 minutes to your favorite kind of jam.
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Apricots are a sweet reminder of summer’s presence, which is why there’s nothing quite like apricot jam. This recipe is sweet and tasty on toast with some sweet iced tea on a hot summer day.