This Fruit Striped Layered Jelly Canning Homemade Recipe is an edible delicious work of art that tastes even more delightful than it looks on the pantry shelf. This article and recipe were designed to introduce the reader to a unique homemade jelly that combines two different flavors in a striped pattern.
This list of fruits are grouped according to their pectin and acid content:
Pectin rich fruits: crabapples, sour apples, lemons, partially ripened oranges, Kumquat, pomegranate, cranberries, partially ripened grapes, damson plums, sour cherries, melons, quinces.
Pectin poor fruits: peaches, blueberries, strawberries, peaches, pineapple, rhubarb, grapefruit, guavas. Low pectin in these fruits can be compensated for by adding some green apple, apple pectin stock, or orange pectin stock.
High acid fruits: currants, raspberries, crabapples, and grapes.
Low acid fruits: pears, peaches, blueberries and sweet apples, sweet cherries, melons.
* Strawberries and apricots contain sufficient acid but are low in pectin.
* Peaches, pears and figs are generally low in both acid and pectin.
*** The preferred fruits for making jelly: crabapples, sour apples, sour berries, sour cherries, grapes, Kumquats, and cranberries. These fruits contain sufficient amounts of pectin and acid to gel. At first look, it might seem that the finished product will have an acidic taste, but let’s not forget that a considerable amount of sugar will be added, making the product delicious and of the proper texture.
One of the major benefits of being a homesteader or someone living frugally is that they make much of what they use around the house or feed to their family. They grow the food that they eat and what they cannot eat they will normally sell at a local farmer’s market.
The author loves to make homemade jellies, jams and was hoping to help others get a taste of this very unique homemade jelly.
The recipe includes a complete listing of all of the necessary ingredients and kitchen tools that are needed to be had on hand in order to get started.
It also includes a complete, easy to read and follow step by step preparation guide that covers everything from start to finish.
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