Candy Apple Jelly Recipe
- 4 cups apple juice
- 1/2 cup Red Hots candy
- 1 package (1-3/4 ounces) powdered fruit pectin
- 4-1/2 cups sugar
- In a large saucepan, combine the apple juice, candies and pectin. Bring to a full rolling boil over high heat, stirring constantly. Stir in sugar; return to a full rolling boil. Boil and stir 1 minute.
- Remove from heat; skim off foam. Ladle hot mixture into six hot sterilized half-pint jars, leaving 1/4-in. headspace. Wipe rims. Center lids on jars; screw on bands until fingertip tight.
- Place jars into canner with simmering water, ensuring that they are completely covered with water. Bring to a boil; process for 5 minutes. Remove jars and cool. Yield: about 6 half-pints.
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Just made this. Doesn't get any easier!! Looks like it's setting up well! Taste like apple cider. Can't wait to taste it on a hot buttered biscuit!??
I used Martinelli's gold medal apple juice (100% pure. No additives).
Do you use unsweetened apple juice?
Made this, LOVED this!!!
This was my first attempt at making jelly & this is the greatest jelly ever! My family loves it. It has a flavor all of it's own. Not too spicy or sweet. Making jelly couldn't get any easier & looks so pretty in the jars. This is a great gift if you want to cheer someone up. This is a keeper.
This jelly is fantastic & also makes great gifts. Try spreading it over ham before baking!