Jams And Jellies

Whiskey Sour Jelly

I saw this recipe in a magazine and thought about you folks that like to make novelty jellies and jams. I am headed to the package store today… Enjoy- The Homesteader’s Wife.


3 Limes
2 Lemons
4 ¼ c Sugar
1 ½ c water
¼ cup whiskey
½ 6 ounce pkg of liquid pectin
5 Maraschino Cherries
5 Orange slices


How ya do it:

Sterilize […]

By |June 10th, 2015|Jams And Jellies|Comments Off on Whiskey Sour Jelly

Cinnamon Roll Syrup

Cinnamon rolls or pancakes? No more need to compromise- you can have both with this great syrup. Charaty is our recipe of the day aficionado! She said, “This syrup will separate when it’s chilled (I’ve even tried sending it through the blender before serving to see if it helps with the separation at chilling and it […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Jams And Jellies, Recipes, Sides, Vegetarian|Comments Off on Cinnamon Roll Syrup

Honeysuckle Jelly

Seein’ as there is no shortage of honeysuckle in the South, I am willing to bet you will see folks starting to harvest honeysuckle fairly soon. Angela Jones was kind enough to share this recipe with us, and I cannot wait to try it! Enjoy- The Homesteader’s Wife

“This recipe is so simple, but so time […]

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Sam’s Basic Berry Jam

Sam Gropler is our resident Bee Wrangler, Honey Master, and Award Winning Jam Maker. Sambo lives on the far south coast of New South Wales, Australia, and is what we call a hobby farmer or homesteader. Like many of us, Sambo has a “real” job to support his homestead. During the week, he lives in […]

By |February 20th, 2015|Jams And Jellies, Recipes|Comments Off on Sam’s Basic Berry Jam

Pepper Jelly

This jelly has a sweet flavor with a kick of heat; add more jalapenos if you like yours a little more spicy. My kids love this as an easy/quick appetizer, simply spread a layer of jelly over a layer of cream cheese on a small platter and offer your favorite crackers for scooping. This also […]

By |January 24th, 2015|Jams And Jellies|Comments Off on Pepper Jelly