Apple jam

Updated: Jun 01, 2009, 15:27 PM IST

Apple Jam is a yummy fruit jam making which is even easier.


• 1 Kg Apples
• 500 gms Sugar
• 2 tsp Citric acid
• 1/2 tbsp Water
• Sodium benzoate (pinch)


Peel the apples and cut into thin pieces.
Add water and steam it for 2 minutes.
Keep it for cooling.
Grind it properly.
Add sugar and cook it over medium heat.
Stir till the mixture turns thick.
Dissolve the citric acid in water.
Add the citric acid solution to the mixture.
Boil it for 2 minutes.
Now add a pinch of Sodium Benzoate dissolved in water.
Add flavoring color.
Pour in sterilized jars.