Huckleberry Jam

Joy of Desserts: Huckleberry Jam Recipe, historical trivia

By Joy @ Joy Of Desserts
Who was born 175 years ago, died 100 years ago, and wrote the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn 125 years ago? Did you say Samuel Langhorne Clemens? You’re still right even if you said Mark Twain, which was his pen name.

Huckleberry Jam Recipe
4 1/2 cups huckleberries
7 cups sugar
1 lemon
1 bottle fruit pectin
Wash fruit thoroughly.  Crush .  Add lemon juice.  Add grated rind of 1/2 lemon.  Add sugar.  Mix thoroughly. Heat rapidly to full rolling boil.  Stir constantly before and while boiling.  Boil hard 2 minutes.  Remove from fire and stir in fruit pectin.  Skim.



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