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Plum Jam

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  Plums 1 Kilogram
  Sugar 1 1⁄4 Kilogram
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Lemon juice 1 Tablespoon
  Sodium benzoate 1 Teaspoon (As Required)

Wash plums; add water and cook in pressure cooker for 15 minutes.
Let cool slightly; mash with hands and remove stones.
Combine plum pulp and sugar in a pan and bring it to a boil.
Stir till sugar dissolves.
Cook till it reaches spreading consistency and the syrup is not watery.
Add lemon juice and continue cooking till the mixture is thick.
Remove from heat and let cool.
Add colour.
Dissolve preservative in a teaspoon water and add to the prepared jam.
Mix well.
Fill in sterilized jars leaving a little gap on the top.
Cover tightly.
Store in a cool, dry place.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5301 Calories from Fat 23

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 3 g4.3%

Saturated Fat 0.17 g0.85%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 0.15 mg0.01%

Total Carbohydrates 1365 g455.1%

Dietary Fiber 14.1 g56.2%

Sugars 1348.4 g

Protein 7 g14.1%

Vitamin A 69.1% Vitamin C 169.8%

Calcium 7.4% Iron 10.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Plum Jam Recipe