Red Pepper Jelly
|Red bell pepper||1 Large|
|Sugar||4 Cup (64 tbs)|
|Cider vinegar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Hot pepper sauce||1 Teaspoon (Tabasco)|
|Fruit pectin||4 Ounce (Package Or Bottle)|
Wash and seed the pepper.
Chop in a food processor work bowl fitted with the steel blade.
It should measure half cup.
Place the pepper in a saucepan with the sugar, vinegar and hot sauce.
Place over high heat until it comes to a boil.
Boil for only one minute until the sugar is dissolved.
Remove from heat.
Stir in the fruit pectin until well mixed.
Return to heat.
Bring to boil.
Remove from heat and pour the mixture through a sieve into a bowl.
If the color is not red enough, stir in some additional food coloring.
Pour into clean sterilized jars.
Cool, cover and store in a cool place.
Serve with cream cheese, meats and sandwiches.