Tuesday, May 17, 2016



8 ounces fresh rose petals, white base trimmed off
2 cups white sugar, divided
juice of 2 lemon
3 cups water
1 (1.75 ounce) package powdered fruit pectin

Prep  - 20 m
Cook  - 30 m
Ready in  - 1d  50m

Toss the rose petals, lemon juice, and 1 cup sugar together in a bowl until the petals are evenly coated. Let stand at room temperature overnight.

    Bring the water to a boil in a saucepan over medium-high heat. Stir in the rose petal mixture and reserved 1 cup of sugar; stir until the sugar has dissolved. Reduce the heat to medium-low, and simmer 20 minutes. Increase the heat to medium-high, and return the mixture to a boil for 5 minutes. Stir in the pectin, and boil for 1 minute.

    Pour the jam into 4 sterilized half-pint jars. Seal with rings and lids, and store in a cool dark place.

more: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/166277/rose-petal-jam/

Nata Vi