Apple Jam

Advantages of having apple tree in backyard.  Fresh , organic , yummy , healthy apples to prepare variety of desserts.

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Ingredients

 

Apples - 5 -6 big ones

cinnamon stick - 1/2 inch

water - 1 cup

Sugar - 1 cup

salt pinch

lemon juice (optional)

 

Method

 

1. Wash , peel and cut apples in small cubes.

2. In a saucepan add apples , water and cinnamon stick.

3. Keep to boil on medium flame till apples are fully cooked and mushy.

4. Strain water using sieve. 

5. Using same sieve , make apple puree by straining apples using a spoon.

6. Add the apple puree , sugar, salt to a pan.

7. Cook the mixture till it attains jam like consistency.

8. Optionally add a half lemon juice and mix well.