Jams Jellies

Blue Ribbon Preserves: Quince Crab Apple Jelly ~ Wins 1st Place TWICE!

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Gourmet Preserves Artisan-Crafted in Small Batches With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars to sell on a first-come first-served basis. *2014 Marin & Sonoma County Fair Blue Ribbons (1st Place)* ~ An old-fashioned farmstead staple that brings back memories to an older generation who remember this […]

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Spiced Rhubarb Orange Jam (OS)

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ANNOUNCING: Gourmet Preserves For Sale! Handcrafted in Limited Quantities With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars in limited quantities to sell on a first-come first-served basis. ~ Bill & I think this is a very tasty jam. And we like the soft silky jammy texture even […]

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Organic Peach Preserves with Cardamom

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Gourmet Preserves Handcrafted in Limited Quantities With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars in limited quantities to sell on a first-come first-served basis. ~ Recently, we rediscovered fragrant, summer ripened peaches. But I hadn’t made peach jam. Not one for plain, ordinary cooking, did a bit […]

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‘Ruby Goodness’ Santa Rosa Plum Jam

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ANNOUNCING: Gourmet Preserves For Sale! Handcrafted in Limited Quantities With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars in limited quantities to sell on a first-come first-served basis. ~ Using Santa Rosa plums from my friend Vern’s tree, spent an afternoon cooking ‘Ruby Goodness’ plum jam with wildflower […]

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Prize Winning Preserves: Golden Plum Jam with Brandy & Vanilla (OS)

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Gourmet Preserves Artisan-Crafted in Small Batches With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars to sell on a first-come first-served basis. *Sonoma County 2013 Fair White Ribbon Winner* (3rd Place) ~ These delicious apricot-plum hybrids have a distinctive apricot flavor and gorgeous color. The idea of making […]

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Prize Winning Preserves: Spiced Madeira Plum Jam

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Gourmet Preserves Artisan-Crafted in Small Batches With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars to sell on a first-come first-served basis. GMO and Gluten Free. ~ This sophisticated cinnamon-spiced plum jam made with Madeira wine was an early inspiration for my preserves forays. Our 2014 batch is […]

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Blue Ribbon Jams: Vanilla Anise Plum Jam

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*2013 Sonoma County Fair Blue Ribbon (1st Place) & Marin County Fair Red Ribbon (2nd Place)* ANNOUNCING: Gourmet Preserves For Sale! Handcrafted in Limited Quantities With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars in limited quantities to sell on a first-come first-served basis. ~ An out-of-the-ordinary, gourmet, […]

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Prize-Winning Preserves: Tomato Orange Jam (OS)

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ANNOUNCING: Gourmet Preserves For Sale! Handcrafted in Limited Quantities With SO much interest in my old-fashioned, no pectin added, gourmet preserves, we’ve started ‘putting-up’ jars in limited quantities to sell on a first-come first-served basis. *2012 Marin County Fair White Ribbon Winner* (3rd Place) ~ An old-fashioned jam you’ll never find at your grocery store! […]

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