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Raspberry, Strawberry and Banana Jam

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Mon, 29 Feb 2016 21:21:08 -0300

Probably last jam this year - wanted to catch raspberries while still
available.

  Rapsberries  1kg
  Strawberries 1kg
  Bananas      650g (1kg with skins)
  White sugar  2kg
  Lemons       3

Cut strawberries in half (and mashed bananas / raspberries before
adding sugar and lemons).

Cooked for 1h30m, slightly higher heat than previously.  Was doing the
superheat explosions by the end.

Made about 3.5kg (more than expected - didn't have enough jars).

Raspberries dominate, but you can taste the sweeter strawberry,
particularly when you get a lump.  Overall, not so sweet.  Maybe
slightly too runny (still seems to be firming up).

Andrew

Excellent

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Sat, 14 May 2016 15:32:05 -0300

In restropsect this was the best jam so far.  Great flavour, texture.

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