Pear Jam with Ginger Recipe
Pear Jam with Ginger
Total time: 15 to 30 minutes

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Waiting time: 1 hour
Cooking time: 5 minutes

Difficulty: Easy
- 1.2 kg (2 ½ lbs.) pears
- 1 kg (2.2 lbs.) white or blond jam-making cane sugar
- 10 g (1/3 oz.) fresh ginger, peeled and finely grated

  1. Peel the pears, quarter and remove the stem and cores.
  2. Grate 1 kg of pear flesh with a large grater and macerate with the sugar for one hour in a non-reactive container.
  3. Add the finely grated ginger.
  4. Place over high heat and cook for 5 minutes after the mixture comes to a boil, stirring constantly.
  5. Skim if necessary, check that the jam will set, and place into sterilized jars.
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