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Division of Marketing and Development
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Mayo Building, M-9
407 South Calhoun Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0800
(850) 617-7300

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Adam H. Putnam, Commissioner

Florida Fruit Recipe

Strawberry Freezer Jam

1 quart strawberries, room temperature, washed, hulled and crushed
4 cups sugar
1 box fruit pectin
3/4 cup water
Add 4 cups sugar to crushed strawberries in a large bowl. Stir thoroughly. Let stand for 10 minutes. Mix 3/4 cup water and fruit pectin in a small saucepan. Boil for 1 minute, stirring constantly. Remove from heat, stir into fruit and continue stirring for 3 minutes. Ladle into clean, sterilized baby food jars immediately. Cover at once with lids. Let stand at room temperature for 24 hours. Store Jam in freezer. Small amounts may be kept in refirgerator for up to 3 weeks.

3 quarts

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