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Holiday Jam

This jam has such a fun combination of flavors. Thanks to four different kinds of berries and and infusion of fresh orange zest! I love this jam during the whole Holiday Season, starting in November all the way through December! Add a loaf of bread and it makes a perfect neighbor Christmas gift!
Course Jam
Cuisine American
Prep Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 7 cups
Author Amy


  • 1 c. strawberries
  • 1 c. raspberries
  • 1/2 c. cherries
  • 1/2 c. cranberries
  • zest of one orange
  • 1/4 c. lemon juice
  • 1 box MCP Pectin
  • 1 c. corn syrup
  • 4 1/2 c. sugar


  • Mash berries or use processor to finely chop. Measure prepared fruit.
  • Stir in lemon juice.
  • Gradually add pectin and mix thoroughly. Set aside for 30 minutes stirring every 5 minutes.
  • Stir in corn syrup and stir well.
  • Measure sugar. Gradually add sugar and stir constantly until sugar is dissolved and no longer grainy.
  • Ladle into clean jars.
  • Let stand at room temperature for 24 hours. Refrigerate for immediate use or freeze for up to a year.