Tag: Alsatian Apricot Jam

Sorry Ma’am, I’m Out of Jam (for Now)

Sorry Ma’am, I’m Out of Jam (for Now)

With my last jar of jam (apricot) spoken for, I am officially out of preserves. Seasonal changes surround me, bare branches have a costume change, bluebells break through beds of dried leaves, and winged choruses serenade me early and often. The signs of spring are […]

Apricot Preserves Recipe: Jam Making as Alchemy

Apricot Preserves Recipe: Jam Making as Alchemy

This apricot jam recipe is golden on all levels, a mixture of simple ingredients creating a whole greater than the sum of its parts.  As my favorite jam, it’s a dollop of sunshine I can count on any time of the year. I have given up trying […]