Mrs. Wages® State Fair Strawberry Rhubarb Jam Recipe

Mrs. Wages® State Fair Strawberry Rhubarb Jam Recipe

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October 19, 2015

A friend of mine wanted to learn how to make this strawberry rhubarb jam recipe so we both made our batches. She is now hooked and wants to learn more about home canning. I enjoy this in yogurt. My husband has it on toast. I am going to try using it in thumbprint cookies.

  • Yields: 6 half-pints
Mrs. Wages® State Fair Strawberry Rhubarb Jam Recipe


1For this strawberry rhubarb jelly recipe combine strawberries, rhubarb, lemon juice and Mrs. Wages® Fruit Pectin Home Jell® in a large saucepan.

2Bring to a boil over high heat. Add sugar, stirring until dissolved.

3Return to a rolling boil and add butter. Boil hard for 1 minute, stirring constantly.

4Remove from heat, skim foam if necessary.

5Ladle hot jam into prepared jars, leaving 1/4-inch headspace. Adjust two-piece caps.

6Process 10 minutes in a boiling water canner. Remove canner from heat, remove lid and let jars sit 5 minutes in canner. Remove jars from canner, set on a clean towel or rack to cool 12-24 hours.

7When cool, check seals. Lids should be down in the center or stay down when pressed.

8Remove rims, label, date and store in a cool, dark, dry place. Unsealed jars should be refrigerated and used within 3 weeks.


4 cups crushed strawberries

2 cups chopped rhubarb

1/4 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice

1 package of Mrs. Wages® Fruit Pectin Home Jell®

5 ½ cups sugar

1/2 Tbsp butter


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For canning safety, always consider your local altitude when calculating accurate processing times. Read this USDA guide for proper food safety and canning processing guidelines or consult the National Center for Home Food Preservation’s Guide 1 Principles of Home Canning. Also, prepare and process home canning jars and lids according to manufacturer’s instructions for sterilized jars. Keep jars hot.

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