Plum Jam with Walnuts and Rum – Small Batch, Low Sugar
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Plum Jam with Walnuts and Rum – Small Batch, Low Sugar

The easiest plum jam is made with nothing but plums and sugar, but sometimes I enjoy mixing things up a little. This plum jam recipe has a small amount of commercial pectin, which lets you use less sugar, and speeds up cooking time. Try it as a topping for ice cream or cheesecake, on toast…

Blueberry Pear Jam – Sweet, Luscious Pears and Ripe, Juicy Blueberries
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Blueberry Pear Jam – Sweet, Luscious Pears and Ripe, Juicy Blueberries

We were once again blessed with an abundance of pears from the neighbors after helping them harvest their pear tree, so I decided to experiment with another pear jam combination. This time around we made blueberry pear jam, pairing up the sweetness of the pears with berries, lemon and a touch of vanilla. My husband…

Peach Jam Recipes – Peach Vanilla and Fuzzy Navel – Easy, Less Sugar
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Peach Jam Recipes – Peach Vanilla and Fuzzy Navel – Easy, Less Sugar

Each year we buy a couple of cases of peaches from the local Knight’s of Columbus fundraiser. Some are eaten fresh, but quite a few are preserved for later. These low sugar peach jam recipes are an annual tradition. (We also enjoy¬†Peach Raspberry Jam.) We make up at least one batch of each peach jam…