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Berry Chia Seed Jam


Description

Enjoy this homemade jam recipe made with chia seeds. It will keep in the refrigerator for up to two weeks.


Ingredients

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  • 1 lb (about 3 cups) berries
  • 2 Tablespoons sweetener of your choice (maple syrup, honey, raw sugar)
  • 2 Tablespoons chia seeds (or more depending on final consistency)

Instructions

  1. Rinse and cut berries into bite-sized chunks if you are working with a larger fruit, such as strawberries.
  2. Add berries to a saucepan over medium heat, bringing the fruit to a boil.
  3. Once the berries have formed a saucy consistency, gently smash the berries with a fork or masher for a chunky texture, or with an immersion blender for a smooth finish.
  4. While continuing to cook your berries, add the sweetener of your choice and any other complimentary flavor (lemon juice, vanilla, etc.).
  5. Taste your jam to make sure it is sweet enough for your liking.
  6. Add chia seeds and let cook for another minute while stirring.
  7. Take the saucepan off the heat and allow to cool for about 10 minutes.
  8. If the jam is too watery, add another Tablespoon of chia seeds and allow to sit for 10 more minutes.
  9. Once the jam is room temperature, it is ready to serve and enjoy!

Notes

*Chia seed jam will last in the fridge for up to 2 weeks in an airtight container.

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