Raspberry Freezer Jam

Raspberry Freezer Jam
This less-involved method for freezer raspberry jam delivers a brighter fresh-fruit flavor than the cooked version. Do not alter or double the recipe, because the jam won't jell properly. See the recipe for Raspberry Freezer Jam »Arthur Meehan

This less-involved method for freezer raspberry jam delivers a brighter fresh-fruit flavor than the cooked version. Do not alter or double the recipe, because the jam won't jell properly.

Raspberry Freezer Jam
This method delivers a brighter fresh-fruit flavor than jam made by cooking.
Yield: makes 6 Half Pints

Ingredients

  • 2 pints fresh raspberries
  • 4 cups superfine sugar
  • 1 (3-oz.) pouch liquid fruit pectin
  • 3 tbsp. fresh lemon juice

Instructions

  1. Crush raspberries in a large bowl. Add sugar, stirring frequently until sugar dissolves, about 20 minutes.
  2. Stir together fruit pectin and lemon juice in a small bowl. Add pectin mixture to berries and stir for 3 minutes.
  3. Pour raspberry mixture into 6 half-pint jars, cover, and set aside at room temperature for 24 hours. Store jam in freezer. Thaw before serving; store opened jam up to 4 weeks in refrigerator.