Kiwi Jam Ingredients
- Kiwi fresh 1 kilogram
- Sugar 1.5 kilograms
- Main Ingredients Kiwi, Sugar
- Serving 1 serving
- World Cuisine
Saucepan, wooden spatula, kitchen knife, cutting board, fruit and vegetable peeling knife, ladle, sterilized cans with lids, kitchen towels, can opener.
Making Kiwi Jam:
Step 1: Prepare the Kiwi
First, wash the fruit with plenty of running water. Now we need to peel the skin from them. It is easiest to do this with a special knife for peeling fruits and vegetables, but you can use the usual one, the process itself resembles peeling potatoes.
Cut the peeled and washed kiwi into small cubes or thin slices, depending on what slices you want to see in your jam.
Step 2: Mix Kiwi With Sugar.
Put the sliced kiwi in a pan. Sprinkle slices of fruit with sugar. Now you need to wait for the moment when the kiwi fruit juice. This can take from 10 to 15 minutes, just in case I just recommend to wait 15 minutes and move on to the next cooking step.
Step 3: Cooking Kiwi Jam
Now put the pot with kiwi and sugar inside on fire. Cook over medium heat stirring all the time. Cook until sugar dissolves without residue. After which the jam needs to be brought to a boil and maintained in this state even 3-4 minutes. Then you need to let the fruit mixture rest and brew again, so turn off the heat and wait 30 minutes. After the specified time, boil the kiwi jam again and simmer it over low heat for 5-6 minutes. That's all, after the second boiling, you can remove the pan from the heat and proceed to the next cooking stage.
Step 4: Prepare Kiwi Jam.
The resulting jam directly hot pour into prepared sterilized jars. You need to do this with the help of a half. We close the filled jars with lids and roll them up, wrap them in clean kitchen towels and leave them to cool in this form. Then we remove the towels and store the kiwi jam until you want to feast on it.
Step 5: Serve the Kiwi Jam.
Kiwi jam can be served just like any other. You can simply spread it on pancakes or rolls, or you can cook various desserts based on it, for example, all kinds of pastries. I hope you enjoyed this simple and easy way to make sweet and tasty kiwi jam.
Enjoy your meal!
- In some recipes, it is also recommended to add a little lemon or orange juice.
- Also, kiwi go well with other fruits, so you can cook jam with apples or bananas.
- Of course, this jam can be cooked using a slow cooker, with this miracle of technology the whole process will be even a little easier.