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Hello everyone, I'm Cindi, aka "domestic goddess", and I consider myself to be a country girl at heart. I'm also a mother to 3 daughters, and I have 1 granddaughter. Being a country gal, I enjoy preparing down-home country meals for my family. I also enjoy sharing recipes with others, collecting cookbooks, reading about the paranormal, and spending time with my family.

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Rhubarb Strawberry Jam

Rhubarb, sugar, strawberry gelatin, and canned strawberry pie filling; make up this wonderful tasting jam.

Rhubarb Strawberry Jam
6 cups sliced rhubarb, cut into 1/2 inch pieces
4 cups granulated sugar
1 (6 oz.) box strawberry gelatin
1 (21 oz.) can strawberry pie filling

In a large bowl, add the rhubarb and sugar; stir to coat evenly.

Cover the bowl, and place it in the refrigerator overnight.

The next morning, place the rhubarb mixture in a large kettle.

Cook over medium heat; stirring constantly, until the mixture starts to boil, then lower the heat just a bit, and cook for 12 minutes (stirring constantly).

Remove the kettle from the heat, and add the gelatin powder, and keep stirring for 1 minute.

Add the can of pie filling, and stir thoroughly until mixed through.

Return the kettle to the stove. Start to cook over medium heat; stirring constantly, until the mixture comes to a boil.

Remove the kettle from the heat, and carefully ladle the jam into the sterilized glass jars.

Cover the jars with the lids, then cool the jam to room temperature, before storing the jam in the refrigerator or freezer.

Yields: 4 pints

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