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Granny Smith Apple Freezer Jam

Prep time 15 mins
Stand time 20 mins
Yield Makes about 3 1/2 cups
Pair this jam with some peanut butter for a mighty fine sandwich.


  • 5 cups coarsely chopped, unpeeled Granny Smith apples (about 5 medium apples or 1 1/2 lb.)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup pasteurized apple juice
  • 1 (1.59-oz.) envelope freezer jam pectin

How to Make It

  1. Pulse chopped apples in food processor 10 times or until finely chopped. Place in a medium bowl. Stir in sugar and juice; let stand 15 minutes.

  2. Gradually stir in pectin. Stir for 3 minutes; let stand 5 minutes.

  3. Spoon fruit mixture into sterilized canning jars, filling to 1/2 inch from top; wipe jar rims clean. Cover with metal lids, and screw on bands. Place in freezer.