Easy peasy strawberry jam

    12 hours 40 min

    Nothing compares to homemade! This simple strawberry jam consists of just three ingredients and couldn't be simpler to make.

    70 people made this

    Makes: 4 or 5 jars

    • 1kg strawberries - washed, hulled and quartered
    • 800g granulated sugar
    • juice of 1 lemon

    Prep:20min  ›  Cook:20min  ›  Extra time:12hr cooling  ›  Ready in:12hr40min 

    1. In a large bowl mash strawberries coarsely with a potato masher and place in a large casserole dish. Cook over low heat for 5 minutes, then add sugar and lemon juice.
    2. Simmer, stirring frequently, for 10 to 15 minutes. Skim off any foam and keep stirring for 5 minutes.
    3. Spoon the jam into hot sterilised jars and seal. Store unopened jars in a cool, dark place.

    Recently viewed

    Reviews & ratings
    Average global rating:

    Reviews in English (1)


    I made Blackberry & Apple using same ratio of fruit to sugar. I have also tried & tested this once before. Delicious  -  23 Sep 2017