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Blood Orange Jem ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

Blood Orange Jam Recipe

Blood Orange Jam ~ this easy jam has a bright delicate flavor with berry overtones, and a glorious color ~ with none of the bitterness of marmalade.  I’ve added vanilla bean to make it even more alluring…breakfast never had…

Crock Pot Cranberry Apple Butter from theviewfromgreatisland.com

Cranberry Apple Butter

This healthy, no-sugar Cranberry Apple Butter is a pure, gorgeous fruit spread that perks up toast, biscuits, muffins, and scones — you can even mix it into yogurt, or bake with it.   Even better, you make it right…

Spicy Pineapple Habanero Jam with cheese and crackers

Pineapple Habanero Jam

Pineapple Habanero Jam is a delicious no-sugar, no-pectin recipe — the heat and the sweet will duke it out in your mouth, and cheese and crackers will never be the same again. I don’t like to admit how often…

Easy no-pectin Clementine Jam

Clementine Jam

Clementine Jam has a unique, brilliantly fresh flavor that plays well with all kinds of toast, croissants, scones, and biscuits.  It’s not a marmalade because there’s no bitter peel involved, it’s a thick no-pectin jam bursting with sunny citrus…

habanero nectarine jam cooling

Habanero Nectarine Jam

Nectarines…a food doesn’t get a name like that for nothing.  The flavor of nectarines is nothing short of transcendent.  It conjures up the food of the gods, the raw material for honey, the sweetest, most delectable taste imaginable.  Nectarines…

How to make Rhubarb Butter

Minimal Monday: Rhubarb Butter

At the first sighting of fresh rhubarb every spring I make up a batch of my sweet/tangy Rhubarb Butter ~ spread it on toast, muffins, biscuits, or just eat it by the spoonful! I’m madly trying to get the…

3 Minute Microwave Jam | The View From Great Island 4

3-Minute No Sugar Microwave Jam

I was noodling around in the kitchen the other day with berries and the microwave.  I was trying to develop a microwave berry crisp when I accidentally discovered this amazing jam.  I guess technically I didn’t discover it, because…

Minimal Monday: Crock Pot Cranberry Butter

Crock Pot Cranberry Butter is an impossibly silky, tangy fruit butter that is made right in the crock pot ~ you’ll want to slather it on toast, scones, biscuits, muffins, turkey sandwiches ~ and so much more! This zingy…

French Apple Jam

This unique French Apple Jam is easy to make, has a gorgeous golden color, a fresh apple flavor, a chunky texture, and a surprise hint of spice from the cardamom. This fabulous jam is worlds away from apple pie…

Oat Scones with Chop and Drop Peach Rhubarb Jam

Oat Scones with Chop and Drop Peach Rhubarb Jam ~ the scones are extra tender thanks to oat flour, and I make the jam with my unique chop and drop method, you simply count your pits to determine the…

Vanilla Bean Pluot Jam Recipe

Vanilla Bean Pluot Jam Recipe ~ this easy small batch refrigerator jam is made with flavor packed pluots with a hint of vanilla bean for depth ~ it’s going to become your new favorite! I had a lot of…

Bitter Orange Marmalade

Bitter Orange Marmalade is a sophisticated jam made with a shot of whiskey, Irish style! When my sister and I meet for dinner we usually eat somewhere halfway between our houses so neither of us gets stuck with a…

Day #6 of All Citrus Week: Pink Grapefruit Habanero Jam

Pink Grapefruit Habanero jam is the ultimate sweet/hot experience…pair it with some cream cheese and crackers and prepare to be wowed! In my lifetime I’ve seen grapefruit go through a huge transformation.  I remember it as an insanely sour…

Spicy Mango Persimmon Chutney

This Spicy Mango Persimmon Chutney is an authentic Indian style condiment made to go alongside a wonderful curry, but it’s equally at home as an appetizer with cheese and crackers, or with the turkey and ham on your holiday…

Habanero Peach Jam

As far as I’m concerned, the world falls into two camps, those who love Habanero Peach Jam, and those who are still living in the dark ages.  If you’ve never had the pleasure then you’re in for an experience. …

Simple Strawberry Jam, European style

Remember your first college roommate?   They’re often  the first person we meet in that hectic, disorienting first year at school.  They become a touchstone for us and the bond can be lifelong.  My dad is in his eighties…