Granny Smith Apple Freezer Jam

Pair this jam with some peanut butter for a mighty fine sandwich.


Makes about 3 1/2 cups

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 15 Minutes
Stand: 20 Minutes


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


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.